Donald Trump and his grown children have already taken 12 times more vacations and protected travels in 3 years than the Obama family took in 8. These are trips where they are given Secret Service protection, costing taxpayers millions of dollars over the last few years. This system is irresponsible and has to be changed, as Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins explains.

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