Just to set the stage so you know what you’re in for:

Democrat Sen. Jeff Merkley is very concerned that Americans might get to keep a little more of their own money, except he obviously doesn’t believe it’s their money:

Translation:

Merkley took a page from Sen. Chris Murphy that’s nothing short of shameless and maddening.

They’re from the government and they’re here to “help” you.

Obligatory point of order:

Exactly.