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  •  I fully support the ACA. (7+ / 0-)

    It's the implementation that sucks. And that's pretty important.

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    by Cpqemp on Tue Oct 08, 2013 at 10:06:22 AM PDT

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    •  I still don't know why they didn't roll it out... (2+ / 0-)
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      lunachickie, Pluto

      ...one state per day; if they'd gone alphabetically, they would have had a solid week to work the kinks out with a (relatively) low volume before hitting a big state:

      Alabama, Alaska, Arizona and Arkansas are all relatively low-population.

      California, Colorado, Connecticut and Delaware are all state-run exchanges.

      That means they wouldn't have hit Florida on the federal site until tomorrow.

      •  I should clarify: I know that the system still (0+ / 0-)

        ....would have had serious software issues, but at least they wouldn't have to deal with the massive overload of traffic at the same time that they were trying to fix the issues.

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