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Obama administration officials said Sunday they believe they’ve met their goal of fixing so that it runs smoothly for the vast majority of users. The real test will come in the weeks ahead as consumers rush to enroll by Dec. 23 in order to have coverage by Jan. 1. On the morning after HHS‘ self-imposed target to fix by the end of November, Jeff Zients–the soon-to-be director of the National Economic Council who has overseen the site’s improvement efforts–highlighted a new progress report from HHS that shows is now able to handle 50,000 concurrent users.