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 DurbinTo succeed in Syria, Democrats should not resist Trump policy Hannity, Kimmel, Farrow among Time's '100 Most Influential' The Hill's Morning Report: 200 Days to the Election 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 BoehnerA warning to Ryan’s successor: The Speakership is no cakewalk With Ryan out, let’s blow up the process for selecting the next Speaker Race for Republican Speaker rare chance to unify party for election MORE (Ohio) and Eric CantorEric Ivan CantorRace for Republican Speaker rare chance to unify party for election Scalise allies upset over Ryan blindside on McCarthy endorsement 2018 will test the power of political nobodies MORE (Va.).