In an unusual moment of clarity this week, Attorney General Bill Barr actually urged his superiors in the Trump administration to back off of their lawsuit challenging certain parts of Obamacare. Barr believes that attacking this legislation, especially if they are successful, would be a huge political liability heading into November – which would mean that Barr could be out of a job if Trump loses. 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 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