Trump hails 'excellent' meeting with Schumer on shutdown

 
“Excellent preliminary meeting in Oval with @SenSchumer — working on solutions for Security and our great Military together with @SenateMajLdr McConnell and @SpeakerRyan,” Trump tweeted. 
 
“Making progress - four week extension would be best!” the president added. 
 
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Schumer emerged from the meeting, however, singing a different tune. 
 
The Democratic leader said there are a “good number of disagreements” with Trump on immigration and spending, even as they made progress toward an agreement. 
 
Congress is running out of time to reach an agreement to fund the government. A shutdown will begin if lawmakers do not pass a spending measure by midnight
 
Trump has spent much of the day on the phone with congressional leaders.