Obamacare Signups Soar Before Deadline

Obamacare Signups Soar Before Deadline

Health insurance customers who wanted coverage under the Affordable Care Act on January 1st had until Tuesday to sign up at HealthCare.gov, so not surprisingly, the formerly troubled website had a record number of visitors and subscribers on Monday, racking up nearly two million visitors. Another 250,000 potential customers called the hotline.

ThinkProgress reports:

“Our highest priority is making sure that everyone who wants to enroll to have health care coverage by Jan. 1 is able to do so, particularly since consumers had a hard time accessing HealthCare.gov in October and November,” administration spokesperson Julie Bataille said.

The conservatives leave healthcare reform behind and move on to a more ‘winnable’ topic in three, two….

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