Attorney General William Barr said Monday that he doesn’t think the prosecutor he selected to investigate the origins of the Russia probe is going to be investigating either Barack Obama or Joe Biden. This runs contradictory to Trump’s nonstop claims over the past week that Obama was somehow was guilty of committing some kind of serious crime. 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