Rep. Paul RyanPaul Davis RyanMcCarthy faces pushback from anxious Republicans over interview comments Pelosi and Trump go a full year without speaking Jordan vows to back McCarthy as leader even if House loses more GOP seats MORE (R-Wis.) became the latest Republican to call for Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen SebeliusKathleen SebeliusThe Hill's Morning Report - Sponsored by Facebook - Justice Barrett joins court; one week until Election Day Special counsel investigating DeVos for potential Hatch Act violation: report The Hill's Coronavirus Report: Mike Roman says 3M on track to deliver 2 billion respirators globally and 1 billion in US by end of year; US, Pfizer agree to 100M doses of COVID-19 vaccine that will be free to Americans MORE to resign over the shaky rollout of the healthcare law. 

On a Tuesday night conference call for Virginia gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli (R), Ryan said, “I do agree” that Sebelius should step down, according to multiple reports.

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“I’d probably say that to her if I ever saw her in person,” he said. “It’s becoming more and more clear by the day that they knew the rollout wouldn’t go well.” 

Ryan said she failed to heed warning signs that the exchanges were not ready to be rolled out Oct. 1. 

“That looks like a call she made along with people in the White House,” Ryan said. “And I do believe people should be held accountable.”

Ryan also sent a letter to Sebelius on Tuesday asking why he had not received a response to inquiries made in August about the law's implementation. 

“Your continued silence on these important inquiries after refusing to testify raises serious questions about the administration’s commitment to transparency and accountably,” he said in the letter. 

Sebelius has agreed to testify before the House Energy and Commerce Committee Oct. 30. 

Ryan also asked for a breakdown of the costs associated with the tech surge the Obama administration has touted to repair the HealthCare.gov website. 

Sen. Pat RobertsCharles (Pat) Patrick RobertsSenate GOP's campaign arm releases first ad targeting Bollier in Kansas The Hill's Campaign Report: Trump, Biden hit campaign trail in Florida National Republicans will spend to defend Kansas Senate seat MORE (R-Kan.) was the first lawmaker to call for Sebelius’s resignation. Since then, a number of Republicans, including Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzHillicon Valley: Big Tech hearing the most partisan yet | Rubio warns about foreign election interference | Trump campaign site briefly hacked Tech CEOs clash with lawmakers in contentious hearing Trump announces intention to nominate two individuals to serve as FEC members MORE (R-Texas) and Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus, have followed suit. 

In an interview Tuesday night on CNN, Sebelius said she had not discussed resignation with President Obama and is focused on fixing the problems. 

“I think my job is to get this fully implemented and to get the website working right,” she said. “And that's really what I'm focused on.  I work at the pleasure of the president, and he is singularly focused on making sure we deliver on this promise. That's what I'm committed to doing.”