By Richard Pollock | 10/30/13 11:12 AM
President Obama promised elite Silicon Valley talent to fix Healthcare.gov, but so far his "tech surge" appears to consist of a handful of White House fellows assigned to the main contractor that designed the troubled website. “If there were tech experts that were flown in from Silicon...
By Richard Pollock | 10/25/13 07:18 PM
Officials at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau consider themselves to be the champions of "financial literacy." To help educate poorly informed consumers, the bureau has launched an educational program dedicated to "improving financial literacy opportunities for consumers." One of the...
By Richard Pollock | 10/25/13 01:57 PM
Federal health officials continue to remain tight-lipped about the problems they are encountering with the healthcare.gov website and what success might mean by the end of November, when they promise the site will operate "smoothly."
By Richard Pollock | 10/24/13 08:23 AM
Executives from QSSI, the information technology firm that designed the data hub behind healthcare.gov and tested the site before its launch, won't testify at the first congressional hearing on the many problems with the troubled web portal.
By Richard Pollock | 10/17/13 04:46 PM
Federal officials did not permit testing of the Obamacare healthcare.gov website or issue final system requirements until four to six days before its Oct. 1 launch, according to an individual with direct knowledge of the project. The individual, who spoke on condition of anonymity, described...
By Richard Pollock | 10/15/13 09:02 PM
Senior executives from CGI Federal -- the company that won the Obamacare website contract -- enjoyed high-level access to top Obama administration officials, according to White House visitors' logs. CGI Federal is the U.S. subsidiary of CGI Group, the Canadian company based in Montreal that...
By Richard Pollock | 10/13/13 10:11 PM
Federal officials considered only one firm to design the Obamacare health insurance exchange website that has performed abysmally since its Oct. 1 debut.
By Richard Pollock | 10/10/13 01:05 PM
Canadian provincial health officials last year fired the parent company of CGI Federal, the prime contractor for the problem-plagued Obamacare health exchange websites, the Washington Examiner has learned.
By Richard Pollock | 10/04/13 02:40 PM
A Canadian tech firm that has provided service to that country's single-payer health care system is behind the glitch-ridden United States national health care exchange site healthcare.gov. CGI Federal is a subsidiary of Montreal-based CGI Group. With offices in Fairfax, Va., the subsidiary...
By Richard Pollock | 10/02/13 12:46 PM
On their first venture into the real world of health care insurance, Obamacare’s 24 health care cooperative start-ups did not enjoy a banner first day.
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