House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, second from left, speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 5, 2011. From left are, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Va., Boehner, House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy of Calif., and Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
April 8, 2011 6:24:27 PM PDT
WASHINGTON (AP) - April 8, 2011 --
Republican leaders have called the party's House rank and file to a highly unusual late night meeting in the Capitol to discuss budget negotiations with President Barack Obama and Senate Democrats.