The Latest: Lawmakers call meeting with Trump 'productive'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the budget battle in Congress (all times local):

5:45 p.m.

Republicans and Democratic leaders say they had a "productive" meeting Thursday with President Donald Trump on keeping the government running.

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer say nothing specific was agreed to. They say "we had a productive conversation on a wide variety of issues."

Spokesmen for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Speaker Paul Ryan say the Republicans focused on the need to reach a long-term funding agreement that provides adequate resources for the military....

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