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The Many Faces of HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius

Kathleen Sebelius, who resigned Thursday as secretary of Health and Human Services, appeared before Congress many times to take the heat for the bug-ridden rollout of President Barack Obama's health care initiative.

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Then-Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius testifies before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee during her confirmation hearing to be secretary of Health and Human Services on March 31, 2009, in Washington.

Sebelius appeared before Congress many times to take the heat for the bug-ridden rollout of President Barack Obama's health care initiative.

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Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius arrives in the White House Rose Garden in October 2013, where President Barack Obama acknowledged widespread problems with the rollout of his health care law, which Sebelius oversaw.

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Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius apologizes before a hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee in October 2013 for the difficulties plaguing the Affordable Care Act.

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Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testifies before the Senate Finance Committee in November 2013 on the difficulties plaguing the healthcare.gov website.

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Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testifies before a House subcommittee hearing in December 2013 into management and contracting decisions that went in to the rollout of the healthcare.gov website.

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Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius defends President Barack Obama’s health care law as she answers questions from Republican members of the House Ways and Means Committee in March 2014.

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Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius appears before the Senate Finance Committee on April 10 to discuss President Barack Obama's fiscal 2015 budget.

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