House Republican Leader John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerHouse Dem: Party's aging leaders is 'a problem' Women poised to take charge in Dem majority Freedom Caucus ponders weakened future in minority MORE (Ohio) on Wednesday announced the members of his conference who will attend the bipartisan White House healthcare summit Thursday.

The list includes House GOP leaders, ranking members of key committees and lawmakers who have been outspoken against the Democrats' healthcare bill throughout much of the debate:

    * Republican Leader John Boehner
    * Republican Whip Eric CantorEric Ivan CantorHillicon Valley: GOP leader wants Twitter CEO to testify on bias claims | Sinclair beefs up lobbying during merger fight | Facebook users experience brief outage | South Korea eyes new taxes on tech Sinclair hired GOP lobbyists after FCC cracked down on proposed Tribune merger California wildfires prompt deficit debate in Congress MORE (Va.)
    * Energy and Commerce Committee ranking Republican Joe Barton (Texas)
    * Ways and Means Committee ranking Republican Dave Camp (Mich.)
    * Education and Labor Committee ranking Republican John Kline (Minn.)
    * Rep. Marsha BlackburnMarsha BlackburnElection Countdown: Takeaways from too-close-to-call Ohio special election | Trump endorsements cement power but come with risks | GOP leader's race now rated as 'toss-up' | Record numbers of women nominated | Latino candidates get prominent role in 2020 Top Koch official fires back at critics: We are not an 'appendage' of the GOP The Hill's Morning Report: Trump tries to rescue Ohio House seat as GOP midterm fears grow MORE (R-Tenn.), an Energy and Commerce member
    * Rep. Charles BoustanyCharles William BoustanyLobbying world Dems face hard choice for State of the Union response Americans worried about retirement should look to employee ownership MORE Jr. (R-La.) — a heart surgeon who delivered the GOP's rebuttal to President Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaThe US must not turn its back on refugees Gorka calls Trump's comments on Mexican immigrants ‘fake news’  The queen, Aretha Franklin, is dead MORE's address on healthcare last year.
    * Rep. Peter Roskam (R-Ill.), a lawmaker who was close with Obama during their time in the Illinois state Senate.
    * Rep. Paul RyanPaul Davis RyanNew Dem ad uses Paterno, KKK, affair allegations to tar GOP leaders House Dem: Party's aging leaders is 'a problem' Rand Paul to ask Trump to lift sanctions on Russian leaders MORE (R-Wis.), a Republican policy bona fide and ranking member of the Budget Committee.

BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerHouse Dem: Party's aging leaders is 'a problem' Women poised to take charge in Dem majority Freedom Caucus ponders weakened future in minority MORE said this afternoon that Republicans plan use the summit to "point out what we believe the flaws are" in the president's plan."

"I think Republicans need to go," he said in an appearance on Fox News. "I don't see any reason to let the president have a six-hour infomercial about his bill."

Boehner also said that Democrats lack the votes to push the Senate bill through the House, repeating a claim Cantor made in a memo Wednesday morning.


Boehner wrote to the White House, asking officials to include Democratic Rep. Bart Stupak (Mich.), who is skeptical of Obama's proposal, to the list of attendees after they invited Sen. Ron WydenRonald (Ron) Lee WydenGroup files lawsuit to force Georgia to adopt paper ballots Treasury releases proposed rules on major part of Trump tax law Rubio slams Google over plans to unveil censored Chinese search engine MORE (D-Ore.) to the summit. 

Stupak has said that 15 to 20 House Democrats cannot support the presiden't proposal.