'Crisis of confidence': Senate supporters of health reform worry

Posted at: 11/06/2013 12:49 PM
By: Steve Handelsman, NBC News

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(NBC News) -- The White House has announced it's working on a plan to help those people transition to Obamacare.

The move comes amid harsh new criticism over the technical problems associated with the roll-out of HealthCare.gov and the revelation that thousands of Americans are losing policies they thought they'd be able to keep.

During a Senate hearing Tuesday focusing on the problems Maryland Senator Barbara Miklulski joined in the criticism.

"I believe there has been a crisis of confidence created in the dysfunctional nature of the website, cancellation of policies and sticker shock for some people," Mikulski said.

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