President Trump appears to briefly forget to sign executive order to undo parts of Obamacare

President Trump had to be ushered back to sign his executive order peeling back parts of Obamacare, which he’s spent years bashing.

The commander-in-chief began strolling out of the White House’s Roosevelt Room after delivering a full-throated rebuke of the Affordable Care Act.

“Thank you everybody,” the President said to applause as he b-lined for the door. Meanwhile, the executive order sat across the room — without Trump’s signature.

That’s when Vice President Pence is heard telling his boss, “Mr. President, you need to sign it.”

A White House reported for France 24 tweeted this was the third time the President has left without signing an executive order.

The President was then seen catching himself, turning around and headed toward the desk.

“I’m only signing it cause it costs nothing,” Trump quipped in a bid to make light of the situation.

He wasn’t the only one who made light of the situation.

Social media went abuzz with the hashtags “#Doh” and “#DonnyDayCare.”

 

“Uh, oh. Paw-paw forgot to sign another exec. order.His adult-sitter, Pence, had to remind him,” tweeted Trump critic Holly O’Reilly.

Click through to see images of Trump and Paul at the order signing:

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Trump, Rand Paul exchange varied body language at order signing
U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) gives President Donald Trump a thumbs up after Trump signed an Executive Order to make it easier for Americans to buy bare-bone health insurance plans and circumvent Obamacare rules at the White House in Washington, U.S., October 12, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) is given the pen after U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order to make it easier for Americans to buy bare-bones health insurance plans and circumvent Obamacare rules at the White House in Washington, U.S., October 12, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) listens as U.S. President Donald Trump speaks before signing an executive order making it easier for Americans to buy bare-bones health insurance plans and circumvent Obamacare rules at the White House in Washington, U.S., October 12, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Senator Rand Paul, a Republican from Kentucky, speaks before U.S. President Donald Trump, not pictured, signs 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. Trump�signed an executive order Thursday designed to expand health insurance options for some Americans, in a move that may also undermine coverage for those who remain in Obamacare. Photographer: T.J. Kirkpatrick/Bloomberg via Getty Images
US President Donald Trump signs an executive order on health insurance on October 12, 2017, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, DC. / AFP PHOTO / MANDEL NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) and U.S. President Donald Trump listen to remarks before signing an executive order making it easier for Americans to buy bare-bones health insurance plans and circumvent Obamacare rules at the White House in Washington, U.S., October 12, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Senator Rand Paul, a Republican from Kentucky, speaks before U.S. President Donald Trump, not pictured, signs 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. Trump�signed an executive order Thursday designed to expand health insurance options for some Americans, in a move that may also undermine coverage for those who remain in Obamacare. Photographer: T.J. Kirkpatrick/Bloomberg via Getty Images
US President Donald Trump shows an executive order which he just signed on health insurance on October 12, 2017 in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, DC. / AFP PHOTO / Mandel NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
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