One of Mike Pence’s final actions while in office was to take a major ski trip that included at least 48 Secret Service agents. Due to COVID guidelines and tighter restrictions and regulations, the total for the trip for taxpayers came to $757,527. Americans paid millions upon millions of dollars for vacations during the Trump administration, and their desire to not work ended up hurting us financially. 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