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Obama: We 'Underestimated' Job Of Building Health Care Website

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"We probably underestimated the complexities of building out a website that would work the way it should," Obama said at the Wall Street Journal CEO Summit in Washington.

Enrollment has picked up in a few state based exchanges. But the president also faulted Republicans for brewing a toxic political environment as health officials struggled to implement the Affordable Care Act across the country.

"One side of capital hill is invested in failure," he added.