You won’t be shocked to learn he’s also married to a Dem Congresswoman.
The White House is tapping the private sector for its next point man to fix the troubled Obamacare website.
The administration is set to announce that Kurt DelBene, an executive at Microsoft, will succeed Jeff Zients in leading the overhaul of the embattled HealthCare.gov, according to four sources with knowledge of the decision.
Zients is poised to become the director of the National Economic Council next year, forcing the administration to quickly find his replacement.
The White House and the Department of Health and Human Services didn’t immediately comment.
DelBene was most recently the president of the Microsoft Office Division and has been with the company since 1992. He is also the husband of freshman Rep. Suzan DelBene (D-Wash.).