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Congressional negotiations on border agreement are on right track -White House

United States Border Patrol agents patrol the border in El Centro, California

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Negotiations with congressional leaders on how to step up enforcement at the nation's southern border are on the right track, White House spokesperson Karine Jean-Pierre said on Tuesday.

President Joe Biden invited congressional leaders to the White House on Wednesday to discuss the border and supplemental funding bill for Ukraine and Israel, Jean-Pierre said.

(Reporting By Steve Holland and Jarrett Renshaw; Editing by Chris Reese)