Boehner: No Weekly GOP Address Out Of Respect For CT Shooting Victims

House Speaker John Boehner said Friday there will be no weekly Republican address out of respect for the victims of the Newtown, Conn. school shooting.

“There will be no Weekly Republican Address this weekend so that President Obama can speak for the entire nation at this time of mourning.  I join the president – and all Americans – in sending prayers and condolences to the victims’ loved ones.” 

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