When U.S. Rep. Cory Gardner (R-Col.) got the word that he could opt out of Obamacare or keep his current health-care plan — which you might be surprised to learn is a private plan — he took a road some might say is less traveled…and then hit a big pileup:

U.S. Rep. Cory Gardners Private Health Plan Cancelled After He Opts Out of Obamacare (and Hes Not Alone)

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He breaks it down a bit more:

U.S. Rep. Cory Gardners Private Health Plan Cancelled After He Opts Out of Obamacare (and Hes Not Alone)

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Instead of heading down a woe-is-me path, Gardner harnessed his unfortunate news to get a conversation going about what’s happening to people’s health-care plans in the wake of Obamacare:

U.S. Rep. Cory Gardners Private Health Plan Cancelled After He Opts Out of Obamacare (and Hes Not Alone)

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Suffice it to say, Gardner isn’t alone:

U.S. Rep. Cory Gardners Private Health Plan Cancelled After He Opts Out of Obamacare (and Hes Not Alone)

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U.S. Rep. Cory Gardners Private Health Plan Cancelled After He Opts Out of Obamacare (and Hes Not Alone)

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Twitchy ran with an earlier post that goes into similar territory and reports similar health-care plan outcomes:

U.S. Rep. Cory Gardners Private Health Plan Cancelled After He Opts Out of Obamacare (and Hes Not Alone)

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U.S. Rep. Cory Gardners Private Health Plan Cancelled After He Opts Out of Obamacare (and Hes Not Alone)

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U.S. Rep. Cory Gardners Private Health Plan Cancelled After He Opts Out of Obamacare (and Hes Not Alone)

(Credit: Twitter via Twitchy)

U.S. Rep. Cory Gardners Private Health Plan Cancelled After He Opts Out of Obamacare (and Hes Not Alone)

(Credit: Twitter via Twitchy)

U.S. Rep. Cory Gardners Private Health Plan Cancelled After He Opts Out of Obamacare (and Hes Not Alone)

(Credit: Twitter via Twitchy)

U.S. Rep. Cory Gardners Private Health Plan Cancelled After He Opts Out of Obamacare (and Hes Not Alone)

(Credit: Twitter via Twitchy)

So…how’s your plan (if you’re blessed with one, that is) holding up?

(H/T: Twitchy)

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