Why the exchanges are worse than even the critics imagined.
The Wall Street Journal
Updated Oct. 17, 2013 8:59 p.m. ET
The White House set low expectations for the Affordable Care Act's October 1 debut, so anything remotely competent should have seemed like a success. But three weeks on, the catastrophe that is Healthcare.gov and the 36 insurance exchanges run by the federal government is an insult to the "glitches" President Obama said were inevitable.