When it was first reported that up to 10,000 Cover Oregon enrollees might have been given too much in tax credits and therefore might owe some tall dollars to the federal government at tax time, the uproar was thunderous. Many Republicans and Democrats called for the immediate end of Cover Oregon seeing the mistake as more bad news that had already sent a tsunami of criticism across Cover Oregon from it’s thoroughly botched exchange computer sign up system.
But, as happens so often with these kinds of issues, it appears that the tax incentive goof up affects far few people than originally believed.
Here’s the story in the Oregonian. Click here.