Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry ReidNo GOP leaders attending Shimon Peres funeral Overnight Regulation: Feds finalize rule expanding sick leave Anti-trade senators say chamber would be crazy to pass TPP MORE (D-Nev.) said no agreement over the debt ceiling had been reached during his meeting with President Obama and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) in the late afternoon on Saturday.
A White House official said the meeting, which the White House arranged on short notice, ended at 5:05 p.m.
No further information was available from the White House.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnellMitch McConnellOvernight Defense: GOP leaders express concerns after 9/11 veto override | Lawmakers press for Syria 'plan B' | US touts anti-ISIS airstrikes Overnight Finance: Lawmakers call for criminal charges for Wells Fargo chief | Ryan sees recession without tax reform | Aide defends Trump Cuba deals Overnight Healthcare: Watchdog says ObamaCare program made illegal payments MORE (R-Ky.) said he had been in contact with the president shortly before the Reid and Pelosi meeting.
McConnell said he and Speaker John BoehnerJohn Boehner3 ways the next president can succeed on immigration reform Republican Study Committee elders back Harris for chairman Dems to GOP: Help us fix ObamaCare MORE (R-Ohio) are fully engaged with the White House on a debt deal and expressed optimism an agreement will be reached.