Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellSessions: 'We should be like Canada' in how we take in immigrants NSA spying program overcomes key Senate hurdle Overnight Finance: Lawmakers see shutdown odds rising | Trump calls for looser rules for bank loans | Consumer bureau moves to revise payday lending rule | Trump warns China on trade deficit MORE (R-Ky.), in his weekly radio address to the nation, blasted the economic stimulus package passed by the House this week, accusing House Democrats of straying from President Obama's proposals.

"Republicans are committed to working with President Obama to steer Americans out of the current economic trouble," McConnell said, offering tax cuts and fixed-rate mortgages as the GOP's alternative to provisions in the House-passed package.

Watch the YouTube video of McConnell's address below: