Republicans are currently acting like corporations are the enemy (and they are,) but this is a total farce from the GOP. The truth is that the same corporations they are currently attacking have given no less than $50 million to suppression-supporting Republicans in recent years, and that financial spigot isn’t likely to slow down any time soon – regardless of the current fighting between Republicans and corporations. 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