House Minority Leader John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerWe need more congressional oversight on matters of war A warning to Ryan’s successor: The Speakership is no cakewalk With Ryan out, let’s blow up the process for selecting the next Speaker MORE (R-Ohio), reacting to today's Bureau of Labor Statistics report that the U.S. economy lost 533,000 jobs in November, said that now is not the time to spend taxpayer money on the economic stimulus plan being pushed by Democrats.

"Families and small businesses are facing difficult times, and now is not the time to make matters even worse by asking taxpayers to pay for a slate of new government spending in the name of 'economic stimulus,'" Boehner said.

See Boehner's full statement below:
Families and small businesses are facing difficult times, and now is not the time to make matters even worse by asking taxpayers to pay for a slate of new government spending in the name of