The new GOP Congress has announced a plethora of initiatives that they want to pursue in the next few months. But as Mike Papantonio points out on Fox News, any of these plans will be disastrous for our country.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced