See below [from FNC’s Chad Pergram]
Urgent: Boehner’s office says no individual GOPer will respond to Obama’s speech Thursday
Per Pergram-Capitol Hill
From Mike Steel, spokesman for House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH):
“Republicans are, and have been, entirely focused on job creation. Every Member of Congress, and – more importantly – the American people, will provide a reaction to the president’s address. We trust in the good judgment of the American people, and the president’s proposals will rise or fall on their own merits.”
* It’s pointed out that this is not a State of the Union address and Statuary Hall will be open for rank and file members to respond.
U.S. House of Representatives