President Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaDems punch back over GOP holdup of Biden SBA nominee Biden congratulates Trudeau for winning third term as Canadian prime minister Republicans have moral and financial reasons to oppose raising the debt ceiling MORE will meet with Senate Republicans at their weekly policy lunch on Tuesday.

Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellMcConnell, Shelby offer government funding bill without debt ceiling Franken targets senators from both parties in new comedy tour Woodward: Milley was 'setting in motion sensible precautions' with calls to China MORE (Ky.) and GOP Policy Committee Chairman John ThuneJohn Randolph ThuneThis week: Democrats face mounting headaches Senate parliamentarian nixes Democrats' immigration plan Manchin keeps Washington guessing on what he wants MORE (S.D.) agreed to host Obama after receiving a request from the president.

“The Republican conference welcomes his visit, where they will have a wide-ranging discussion on the year ahead,” said a spokesman for McConnell.

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There are no plans to televise the session. Cameras were present when Obama held a question and answer session in January with Republican lawmakers at the House GOP retreat in Baltimore.

Obama is expected to ask Republicans to find common ground with him on his biggest remaining domestic initiatives: climate change legislation and immigration reform.

Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry Mason ReidTo Build Back Better, we need a tax system where everyone pays their fair share Democrats say Biden must get more involved in budget fight Biden looks to climate to sell economic agenda MORE (D-Nev.) has signaled he will move to the energy and climate change debate in mid June. Reid has scheduled a special Democratic caucus after the Memorial Day recess to discuss how to move forward.