40 different Rights Groups in the United States have come together to condemn Mitch McConnell for prioritizing the confirmations of conservative judges instead of actually trying to help American people who are struggling during the pandemic. Their words won’t matter to McConnell, as he has made it clear that his goal by the end of the year is to “leave no vacancy behind.” 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 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