BuzzFeed News

Reporting To You


Sebelius: "Hold Me Accountable For The Debacle"

Under intense grilling by members of Congress, the secretary of health and human services says the buck stops with her when it comes to Obamacare's troubled rollout.

Posted on October 30, 2013, at 9:47 a.m. ET

Rep. Marsha Blackburn: "Who was in charge as it was being built?"

Kathleen Sebelius: "The CMS team was in charge..."

MB: "At that team, who is the individual?"

KS: "Michelle Snyder."

MB: "Michelle Snyder is the one responsible for this debacle?"

KS: "Well, excuse me, congresswoman, Michelle Snyder is not responsible for the debacle. Hold me accountable for the debacle. I'm responsible."

Support our journalism

Help BuzzFeed News reporters expose injustices and keep quality news free.