Obama, House and Senate Dem leaders to meet at White House

Congressional Democratic leaders are headed back to the White House on Wednesday for more talks on raising the debt ceiling. 

White House press secretary Jay Carney announced House and Senate Democratic would meet with President Obama at the White House at 2:50 p.m.

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Carney announced on Twitter that Obama will meet with House Speaker John BoehnerJohn BoehnerBoehner on Trump tweets: He gets 'into a pissing match with a skunk' every day Boehner predicts GOP will 'never' repeal, replace ObamaCare Sudan sanctions spur intense lobbying MORE (R-Ohio) and Majority Leader Eric CantorEric CantorSpecial interests hide behind vets on Independence Day What to watch for in Comey’s testimony Trump nominates two new DOD officials MORE (R-Va.) at 5 p.m.

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After the release of a new proposal Tuesday by the bipartisan Senate Gang of Six, Obama told reporters it was time for leaders to "talk turkey" and work to reach a deal. 

Lawmakers and the White House face an Aug. 2 deadline for raising the $14.3 trillion debt ceiling. 

This story was updated at 2:35 p.m.