Donald Trump’s administration is spreading around subsidies at the moment, trying to calm the fears of the people who have been harmed by his trade war. The bulk of that money is going to people and areas that Trump won in 2016, and that isn’t a coincidence. Trump knows that he has no chance of reelection if these voters leave him, and polls show that they are leaving in droves. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. 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