Lawrence O'Donnel

Republicans tried to stop healthcare saying Americans will make MORE money

Mother Jones has a long post on this but I am going to keep my point short. This was a last ditch effort using an appeal to the parliamentarian on the basis of an obscure link to Social Security. The GOP claimed that because Americans were going to make more money they would be paying more to Social Security... But this is the only real takeaway from their own argument:

Republicans tried to stop you from making more money.

How else do you read this: