Trump signs executive order on Obamacare

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US President-elect Donald Trump waves toward the media. (Photo credit: DOMINICK REUTER/AFP/Getty Images)

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Friday night “to ease the burden of Obamacare as we transition from repeal and replace,” White House press secretary Sean Spicer told reporters. Spicer did not respond when asked for further details. Trump also signed papers confirming the appointments of James Mattis as secretary of defense and John Kelly as secretary of homeland security, Spicer said.