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FILE - This Nov. 29, 2013 file photo shows part of the HealthCare.gov website in Washington, on Nov. 29, 2013. The new year brings the big test of President Barack Obama’s beleaguered health care law: Does it work? The heart of the law springs to life Jan. 1, 2014, after nearly four years of political turmoil and three months of enrollment chaos. Patients will begin showing up at hospitals and pharmacies with insurance coverage bought through the nation’s new health care marketplaces.(AP Photo/Jon Elswick, File)

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State of Maryland via Associated Press This screen image shows the website for Maryland's online health care exchange. House Republicans intent on highlighting the woes of President Barack Obamas health care law need to look no further than their own back yards, some of which are traditionally liberal strongholds. Marylands online health care exchange has been plagued by computer glitches since its rollout last year, reflected in abysmal enrollment numbers well below projections through January. The states lone Republican in Congress, Rep. Andy Harris, has asked the inspector general of the U.S. Health and Human Services Department to investigate.

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This screen image shows the website for Maryland's online health care exchange. (State of Maryland via Associated Press)

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In this Sept. 7, 2006 photo provided by the California Institute of Technology, Alexander Varshavsky is shown. Varshavsky, of the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, will receive the $500,000 annual Albany Medical Center Prize in Medicine and Biomedical Research for his cell biology research that has led to new treatments for blood cancer. The $500,000 award has been given annually since 2001 to those who have altered the course of medical research. (AP Photo/California Institute of Technology)

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Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe waves a letter from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services during a news conference at the Patrick Henry Building in Richmond, Va., Monday, March 24, 2014. McAuliffe is proposing a two-year pilot of an expanded Medicaid program, a suggestion he hopes will persuade Republicans to end an impasse over the state's budget. McAuliffe announced that the federal government said it would not penalize Virginia if it ran a two-year pilot program. House Republicans oppose Medicaid expansion. The federal government has promised to fund the bulk of the expansion. (AP Photo/Richmond Times-Dispatch, Bob Brown).

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First lady Michelle Obama wears stickers on her face that where placed on her by 20-month-old Lily Oppelt, from Indiana, during her visit with Wounded Warriors being cared for at the Fisher House at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., Monday, April 14, 2014. The first lady is participating in a pre-Easter celebration with military families and their children. The Fisher House provides extend stay housing program for family members while their loved ones receiving specialized medical care at Walter Reed. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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First lady Michelle Obama meets with Wounded Warriors being cared for at the Fisher House at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., Monday, April 14, 2014. The first lady is participating in a pre-Easter celebration with military families and their children. The Fisher House provides extend stay housing program for family members while their loved ones receiving specialized medical care at Walter Reed. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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First lady Michelle Obama meets with six-month-old Kyleigh Garmon, and her mother Megan Garmon, from Alabama, during her visit to the Wounded Warriors being cared for at the Fisher House at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., Monday, April 14, 2014. The first lady is participating in a pre-Easter celebration with military families and their children. The Fisher House provides extend stay housing program for family members while their loved ones receiving specialized medical care at Walter Reed. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)