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Bachmann's rival SOTU response?

Today, the Tea Party Express announced that Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann (R) will broadcast her own response to President Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday.

Bachmann's response will be broadcast on the Tea Party Express' Web site.

But a Republican staffer with knowledge of the situation says that Bachmann's address won't be a rival response to GOP Rep. Paul Ryan's official response.

Rather, the staffer said, it's "a response of a member of Congress that was arranged by Tea Party Express well before GOP named its response."