By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar - Associated Press Shares
"It's common to see IT projects over-run budgets in the Federal Government. In this case, though, Accenture's asset might be a White House liability," said Dan Mendelson, CEO of Avalere Health, a Washington-based consultancy. "The costs of all of these web sites is definitely adding up, especially if you include some of the state efforts that haven't worked out."
"People are just going to have to get on top of this and shop around," said Dan Mendelson, president of Avalere, which does research for industry and government. "Beneficiaries are really going to have to reassess their plans for next year."