Read 8 damning emails from behind the scenes of the Healthcare.gov meltdown

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We all now know what happened with the federal healthcare marketplace, Healthcare.gov. The three-year development was complicated by changing specifications, and the government’s convoluted procurement process meant entrenched companies were getting contracts over and over. But a wave of government accountability reports, concluded after months of investigations, is bringing new attention to the meltdown.

The Government Office of Accountability released a report earlier this week detailing the security flaws in the site, but a report from the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform released yesterday is even more damning.

Titled, “Behind the Curtain of the HealthCare.gov Rollout,” the report fingers the Centers for Medicare…

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