According to leaked documents from the Trump Administration obtained by The New York Times, the death toll from the pandemic is likely to top 3,000 per day by the beginning of June. They are also predicting that we WILL hit the original estimates of roughly a quarter million Americans dead. And with states across the country trying to prematurely open, we might even hit those numbers before June. 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