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Robert Gibbs on ObamaCare exchange: ‘excruciatingly embarrassing’

I’ve been a supporter of ObamaCare, but it’s now been 14 days since the federal healthcare exchange has launched and it’s only been able to handle signing up more than a handful of people, at most. It’s probably the worst roll out of any core domestic presidential initiative in history. Former Obama spokesman Robert Gibbs called it “excruciatingly embarrassing.”  It’s more than that. It’s a stunning debacle.