Pres. Obama says today's meeting with congressional leaders on cutting the U.S. deficit and...

|By:, SA News Editor

Pres. Obama says today's meeting with congressional leaders on cutting the U.S. deficit and raising the debt ceiling was "very constructive" but that the two sides are "still far apart." The group is expected to reconvene on Sunday. No news on whether the negotiators would consider tax increases and changes to Social Security, as reported earlier.