Just Why Did Some Marketplaces Fail?

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Poor governance and a reliance on contractors who were good at procurement but not as strong in technology were two of the many factors that contributed to the botched rollout of Healthcare.gov and the ongoing issues in many states.

Greg Russak‘s insight:

A speculative question that I haven’t heard asked or debated yet is, "How might these projects have gone if NO outside contractors were used and ONLY government workers were assigned and managed to implement these systems?"


Now before you lambaste government employees as somehow inferior or incapable of large technology projects, I have one word for you.



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Author: Peaceful Patriot

Proud middle class husband, father, and progressive liberal. Registered Non-Partisan but have much more in common with Democrats than Republicans. Consider Libertarians to be immature and underdeveloped in their understanding of reality. An atheist who doesn't care what you believe so long as you stop pretending the Founding Fathers intended for you to legislatively force your beliefs on everyone else. Laughs out loud in mocking disdain at the abject lunacy of birthers, climate science deniers, and hard core tea partiers. If that offends you, too bad. You're not rational and have no place at the adult table.

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