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Web traffic, glitches slow exchange
San Diego Union-Tribune

Heavier-than-expected traffic Tuesday, delivered delays to Covered California, the state’s new health insurance exchange, ultimately forcing the marketplace to stop taking enrollments at 9 p.m. Tuesday, just 13 hours after launch. Covered California released a brief statement just after 6 p.m. announcing that the newly launched enrollment portions of its website,, would shut down until “early Wednesday.”