Michael Young listens to a presentation on benefits being offered through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas as part of the Affordable Care Act. The pressure
Michael Young listens to a presentation on benefits being offered through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas as part of the Affordable Care Act. The pressure is on for the federal government and states running their own health insurance exchanges to get their systems up and running after overloaded websites and jammed phone lines frustrated consumers on Tuesday, the first day they could sign up for insurance under the federal health overhaul. (David J. Phillip/Associated Press)