Biden: Obama And I “Aren’t Technology Geeks,” Assumed Obamacare Site Was Ready To Launch

The vice president said “the pros” told President Obama that was “ready to go” seven weeks before launch. “Neither he or I are technology geeks and we assumed it was up and ready to run” for the Oct. 1 rollout, he said.

1. Biden apologized for the botched rollout and said after President Obama and his daughter tried to access the Affordable Care Act website, “it was clear that I wasn’t getting online.”

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