That very well depends on who you ask.
Reportedly, White House officials have pushed Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry Mason ReidHarry Reid calls on Democrats to plow forward on immigration Democrats brace for tough election year in Nevada The Memo: Biden's horizon is clouded by doubt MORE (D-Nev.) in recent days to work out a deal with Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.), presumably to avoid a messy political battle that could force Democrats to reconsider reconciliation.
But that's not the story the White House is telling. As senior spokesman Dan Pfeiffer told The Plum Line:
“The report is inaccurate. The White House is not pushing Sen. Reid in any direction. We are working hand in hand with the Senate leadership to work through the various issues and pass health reform as soon as possible.”