According to a new report by Politico, former President Barack Obama was indeed working quietly behind the scenes to help coalesce Democratic support behind Joe Biden prior to the Super Tuesday primaries. While those close to Obama said that he was careful not to use too much pressure, he did talk to the candidates who dropped out about endorsing Biden. This is exactly what Sanders’ supporters believed had happened, and now we have the proof. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

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