On “This Week,” the Speaker refuses Tapper’s efforts to draw him into Newt bashing.
Boehner: “I’m not going to talk about this presidential primary race, because I’ve made it clear to everyone that it’s just not – I’m the Speaker of the House. I’ve got a big job to do up on the Hill. That’s where my focus is, and this primary process will take care of itself.”
AND: On “State of the Union,” McConnell declines Crowley’s invitation to wade into the race.