The transcript, according to the link, reads:
Personally, I think it's good to see Halperin refuse to argue against himself on something blatantly false. Kudos to him.
JOE SCARBOROUGH: Just this once, defend the Republican position.
MARK HALPERIN: I cannot defend what they’re doing.
MIKA BRZEZINSKI: Oh, please.
SCARBOROUGH: Look at you! Look at you!
HALPERIN: They are willfully misreading the bill or they are engaged in a cynical attempt to keep the president from achieving something.
There is video on the link.