Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testifies on the hill,
Wednesday, concerning healthcare.gov’s problems since its October 1
rollout. She’ll answer questions before the House Energy & Commerce
This is the committee’s second hearing related to the
website problems. Last week, four government contractors hired to help
build the site testified. Tuesday, Marilyn Tavener, Centers for Medicare
& Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator, appeared before the Ways
& Means Committee.
CMS is responsible for setting up the
federal marketplace for insurance exchanges and the Medicaid
expansion. Rep. Fred Upton chairs the committee and Rep. Henry Waxman
serves as Ranking Member.