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Guess What Happened to This U.S. Rep’s Private Health Plan After He Opted Out of Obamacare (and He’s Not Alone)

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)

(Credit: Twitter via Twitchy)

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)

(Credit: Twitter via Twitchy)

Gov. Jay Inslee gives Republican rep’s personal cell number to Gabby Giffords

Washington State Gov. Jay Inslee’s office gave a state representative’s personal cell phone number to Gabrielle Giffords so that she could lobby for gun control legislation, according to KING-5 bureau chief Drew Mikkelsen.

The Seattle Times reports that Inslee asked Giffords to call holdouts against the legislation.

Gov. Jay Inslee has asked former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords to call a group of Washington state lawmakers who have not yet decided whether to support a contentious proposal to require background checks for all gun sales.