Trump signs executive order to gut Obamacare

Xinhua Published: 2017-10-13 00:27:13
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U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Thursday to gut the Affordable Care Act (ACA), commonly known as Obamacare, after GOP-controlled Congress's repeated failure to get it repealed or replaced.

U.S. President Donald Trump prepares to speak before signing an executive order on health care in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017. [Photo: VCG]

U.S. President Donald Trump prepares to speak before signing an executive order on health care in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017. [Photo: VCG]

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