Trump calls for immediate Obamacare repeal, quick replacement - NYT | Reuters

WASHINGTON U.S. President-elect Donald Trump urged congressional Republicans to repeal Obamacare immediately on Tuesday, saying there was no cause for delay and that a replacement plan should follow the repeal within weeks, according to an interview with the New York Times."We have to get to business. Obamacare has been a catastrophic event," Trump was quoted as saying in the Times. He said he wanted a repeal vote next week and said he would not accept a delay of more than a few weeks for a replacement.

(Reporting by Doina Chiacu; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)

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Updated Date: Jan 11, 2017 02:00 AM

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