DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) - The Affordable Care Act sign-up website is having problems handling the millions of people trying to sign up.
Hearings were held in Washington, D.C. Thursday to try and figure out what to do about the problem.
People in the Miami Valley are not an exception to the rule.
We met up with a local man who is still not signed up after several attempts.
In the last two weeks, Jerry Black has been spending more and more time on his computer.
"It took me three attempts to get this far."
It has taken a few hours a week for Jerry to get registered for healthcare coverage under the Affordable Care Act. He is one of the scores of thousands of Americans frustrated by the so called glitches on the healthcare.gov web site.
Part of his frustration stems from the government's plan that in no way matches the same plan offered by Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield.
Jerry feels there are several reasons the website is troubled. "It shouldn't be rolled out during the debt ceiling and shutdown."
It took two weeks before he could make even the slightest progress.
Jerry's patience, he feels, will pay off.
Eventually, he knows he will be able to get what he needs, but in the meantime, frustration cannot be discounted.
"I don't trust what's on the site right now."
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