Petition calls on White House to hand code to open source community

Tom Sullivan | Government Health IT | October 22, 2013

Thus far, 1,278 people have signed a petition on asking for CGI Federal to turn the code that comprises over to the open source community.

Here’s what the petition says:

It is believed that the enrollment issues with are likely due to poor coding practices in components that are unavailable to the world's development community to evaluate. Code funded by taxpaying citizens should be made available to the general public as government funded development is generally public domain software. Please release the code so we may help fix any found issues.