Congressional Dem leaders meet again with President Obama

President Obama is capping off a day of false starts and false reports of a debt deal by meeting with Democratic congressional leaders at the White House Thursday afternoon.

A White House official confirmed that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (Nev.), Sen. Dick DurbinRichard (Dick) Joseph DurbinMcCarthy: ‘No deadline on DACA’ Ex-Sheriff David Clarke: Trump only one who 'cares about black American citizens' DHS chief takes heat over Trump furor MORE (Ill.), House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (Calif.) and Rep. Steny Hoyer (Md.) are scheduled to attend the meeting at 5:30 p.m. 

The same group was at the White House for a similar meeting on Wednesday, which was followed by a late afternoon meeting between Obama and Republican leaders John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerDems face hard choice for State of the Union response Even some conservatives seem open to return to earmarks Overnight Finance: Trump, lawmakers take key step to immigration deal | Trump urges Congress to bring back earmarks | Tax law poised to create windfall for states | Trump to attend Davos | Dimon walks back bitcoin criticism MORE (Ohio) and Eric CantorEric Ivan CantorEric Cantor: Moore ‘deserves to lose’ If we want to make immigration great again, let's make it bipartisan Top Lobbyists 2017: Hired Guns MORE (Va.).