Sebelius on her “Low Point”

April 13th, 2014

During a soft-hitting interview on Meet the Press, Kathleen Sebelius discusses her “low point” of the Obamacare rollout.


Along the way, what was your low point?


Well, I would say that the eight weeks where the site was not functioning well for the vast majority of people was a pretty dismal time. And I was frankly hoping and watching and measuring the benchmarks. But having failed once — at the front of October– the first of December became a critical juncture of other– It was going to meet the expectations the second time around. I knew we didn’t have a third time around. So, it was– that was a pretty– a pretty scary date. And– and watching a lotta people come in and be able to be enrolled in December was very gratifying.