PORTLAND, Ore. — Cover Oregon is once again in the spotlight.
On Thursday, Governor John Kitzhaber addressed the latest enrollment numbers for the troubled health insurance exchange.
New figures released this week show Cover Oregon has enrolled about 20,000 people since October 1st. More than 35,000 Oregonians who applied through Cover Oregon joined the Oregon Health Plan.
More than 114,000 people enrolled directly in the state health plan by bypassing Cover Oregon altogether.