Watch live: Biden and McCarthy meet to discuss US debt ceiling

Watch live outside the White House as President Joe Biden meets with House SpeakerKevin McCarthy on Monday 22 May, after their first meeting on Sunday to try to break the stalemate over legislation to raise the national debt limit.

Earlier in the day, Mr McCarthy dubbed one of his calls with the US president as “productive” in a comment to reporters.

A day earlier, the Speaker said negotiations had taken a step backward following Mr Biden’s remarks that he…

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