CMS Director Tavenner Has Some Explaining to Do about ObamaCare Rollout

A little over two months ago Obama's top official at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Marilyn Tavenner, assured members of a congressional oversight committee that the ObamaCare exchanges rollout was right on schedule.  Tavenner from August 1 testimony: This is a large and complicated endeavor that I am proud to lead, and every decision is being made by my prior work experience. Representative Eric Cantor (R-VA) has been a longtime friend and supporter of Tavenner. When he introduced his fellow Virginian at her Senate confirmation hearing in May he stated, "If there is anyone that I trust to try and navigate the challenges, [of Obamacare] it is Marilyn Tavenner." Tavenner and Cantor will have to eat those words today when she goes before the House Ways and Means Committee to explain what went wrong on October 1. How heavily involved is the former nurse and hospital executive? The White House...(Read Full Post)