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President Trump Says He's Going To Sign Executive Order On Healthcare--And That's Not Okay

By Brian Skellenger

With the latest repeal attempt of the Affordable Care Act now officially dead in the water, President Trump has decided to bypass the system.

On Wednesday he told reporters:

"I'll probably be signing a very major executive order where people can go out, cross state lines, do lots of things and buy their own health care, and that will be probably signed next week. It's being finished now. It's going to cover a lot of territory and a lot of people. Millions of people."

This shift in tactics was hinted at by Senator Rand Paul in an interview with MSNBC on Wednesday: