It turns out that Donald Trump’s properties will be getting some of the bailout money, after all, even though there were special “protections” written into the bill that were designed to stop this. But, as Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins explained shortly after the bill was passed, the phrasing in the bill allowed companies to get around the protections and apply for money. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins explains what’s happening.

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