Will we still be talking about HealthCare.gov glitches in November?
I confess to being amazed that HealthCare.gov and many state websites still haven't delivered a stable web experience 6 months after launch. That they would have some usability issues is not so surprising, since making a hard process simple is hard. But the scalability / reliability issues should have been addressed to a greater extent by now.
OK, so now the operators of these sites get a breather for a few months and a chance to retool. What's your bet on whether we'll have a smoothly functioning online healthcare enrollment system when the next open enrollment period begins Nov. 15.
Sadly for the Democrats, even if a turnaround is accomplished, we won't see the results until after Election Day. Besides, as the saying goes, you never get a second chance to make a first impression.