While Attorney General William Barr was working with Australian officials on hostage negotiations with Iran, Barr also asked the Australians if they could dig up some dirt on the Mueller investigation. Regardless of your feelings about the Mueller investigation, this move by Barr is deplorable and warrants a new investigation into his actions as AG. 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