Kathleen Sebelius


  • Sebelius grilled on Capitol Hill again  Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 3:14 PM ET

    Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testified in front of Senate again today on HealthCare.gov. CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports the CMS CIO Tony Trenkle will step down.

  • Sebelius faces Senate again on Obamacare  Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports what HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is doing to reassure the Senate that Obamacare will be fixed.

  • Another day on the hot seat for Sebelius  Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 10:27 AM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports Kathleen Sebelius faces another day answering questions about Healthcare.gov and the likelihood she will resign.

  • Haley Barbour: Fiscal crisis serious  Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 8:00 AM ET

    Haley Barbour, BGR Group founder, says fights over Obamacare have been over tactics and strategy, and not over policy. Barbour says the president has to lead, Congress can't lead.

  • Obamacare: Tech problem must be solved  Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 10:17 AM ET

    History will judge the administration by what's in operation by March 15, 2014, says Michael Leavitt, Leavitt Partners founder. If these tech glitches are not fixed, the president's legacy program will be seriously imperiled.

  • Who's responsible for fixing Obamacare?  Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 11:11 AM ET

    Former Health and Human Services secretary and former Wisconsin Governor Tommy Thompson, says Secretary Sebelius has to go back and start over will the rollout of Healthcare.gov.

  • Cigna CEO: 'We need to engage individuals'  Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 10:46 AM ET

    David Cordani, Cigna, president & CEO, says the health care system needs to evolve and improve affordability and quality for all.

  • Obama blames 'bad apple' insurers for plan cuts Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 9:56 AM ET
    President Obama speaks in Boston to bolster support for Obamacare.

    As administration officials scrambled to fix technical glitches, Obama blamed private insurers for a separate problem that has critics questioning his honesty.

  • Sebelius on the offensive  Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 3:17 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs breaks down today's testimony on Healthcare.gov by Kathleen Sebelius.

  • Sebelius on the defense: Coombs  Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 12:00 PM ET

    Kathleen Sebelius, Health and Human Services secretary, testified today on Capitol Hill admitting she is responsible for Healthcare.gov not working properly. CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports the latest details from the hearing.

  • Healthcare.gov: Was testing done?  Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 10:30 AM ET

    Congressman Mike Rogers, (R-MI) asks Kathleen Sebelius, Health and Human Services secretary, if any end to end security tests have been conducted since Healthcare.gov went live?

  • Rep. Lee Terry: Is enrollment data available?  Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 10:23 AM ET

    Rep. Lee Terry, (R-NE) asks Kathleen Sebelius, Health and Human Services secretary, if she has any data on how many people have tried to enroll but were not able to.

  • GOP 'on the wrong side of history': Rep. Engel  Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 10:02 AM ET

    Rep. Eliot Engel, D-N.Y., asks Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius if Republican tactics have affected her ability to implement Obamacare.

  • Obamacare: How do we move forward?  Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 9:47 AM ET

    Congressman Ralph Hall, (R-TX) asks Kathleen Sebelius, Health and Human Services secretary, how large employers are supposed to cover their employees?

  • Is the privacy of the American people protected?  Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 9:36 AM ET

    Rep Joe Barton, (R-TX) questions Kathleen Sebelius, Health and Human Services secretary about the security of Healthcare.gov. "We're not in Kansas anymore," Barton says.

  • Sebelius: 'Hold me accountable'  Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 9:32 AM ET

    Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius tells a congressional panel that she is ultimately responsible for problems with the Obamacare website.

  • "I apologize, I'm accountable to you for fixing these problems," says Kathleen Sebelius, Health and Human Services secretary, testifying before a House hearing on tech glitches associated with signing up for Obamacare.

  • Medicare chief apologizes for Obamacare glitches Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 2:26 PM ET
    Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Marilyn Tavenner testifies before the House Ways and Means Committee.

    "I want to apologize to you that the website has not worked as well as it should," Medicare chief Marilyn Tavenner tells Congress about the Obamacare website.

  • It's now crisis time for Obamacare Monday, 28 Oct 2013 | 9:04 AM ET
    President Barack Obama

    Even if the website gets fixed by the end of November, as the White House promises, potentially bigger problems lie ahead.

  • White House 'terrified' of Obamacare delay: Pro  Monday, 28 Oct 2013 | 6:20 AM ET

    Ben White, CNBC contributor, says the launch of the new health care initiative is in jeopardy, as technical glitches continue to plague the website.