Opponents of the GOP tax bill have been attempting to mock the amount of tax cuts some in the middle class will receive as skimpy and minuscule.

But do you know when $40 per paycheck wasn’t considered an insignificant amount of money?

The Obama White House had a “What $40 Means to Me” push in late 2011 and early 2012 when they were warning about how horrible an expiring payroll tax cut would be for the middle class (you can’t make this stuff up):

So that IS a significant amount of money to middle class folks? Go figure!