Gov. Patrick calls health website a mess, pushing extension

February 7, 2014 2:44 PM

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Gov. Patrick calls health website a mess, pushing extension

Gov. Deval Patrick acknowledged major failings in the development of the state’s Obamacare web site during a press conference today and said state officials will travel to Washington tomorrow to meet with federal health officials about the possibility of extending temporary coverage while the site is fixed.

“The website is still too cumbersome and as more people need to update their coverage in the coming weeks, there’s no assurance the current system will be able to handle the new higher traffic,” Patrick said this morning. “Bottom line -- the website that was supposed to make it easy has not worked w...

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