Washington Free Beacon Staff
October 10, 2013
The Des Moines Register found five people in Iowa who were able to sign up for a health insurance plan through the Obamacare exchange website.
Cliff Gold, the chief operating officer for CoOportunity Health, likened the five enrollees to winners of a radio call in contest. CoOportunity Health is one of only two insurance providers selling individual policies through the Obamacare exchange. The Register reports:
“They threaded the needle and got in,” said Cliff Gold, the insurance carrier’s chief operating officer. “It’s like when a radio station says, ‘If you’re the 20th caller, you’ll win something.’ These people were the 20th caller.”