Author Archives: Bart DePalma

About Bart DePalma

Bart DePalma is a solo country attorney practicing in the mountain town of Woodland Park, CO. Bart publishes the Citizen Pamphleteer blog and his new book Never Allow A Crisis To Go To Waste: Barack Obama and the Evolution of American Socialism was released December 2011.

The Obamacare Disaster Plays Out

A pro-Obamacare group called the Commonwealth Fund has just released a very detailed and revealing poll report and charts on the impacts of Obamacare. Of course, Commonwealth spun the poll results as a solid step forward. Here is what they … Continue reading

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Our Once And Future Declaration of Independence

Today, it is worth rereading the Declaration of Independence setting out the meaning of the holiday and to note the parts which apply today: We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are … Continue reading

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Action And Reaction

Action (or inaction)… Reaction… President Barack Obama is the worst president since World War II, 33 percent of American voters say in a Quinnipiac University National Poll released today… America would be better off if Republican Mitt Romney had won … Continue reading

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The Obama JV Foreign Policy Team

Megyn Kelly puts on a clinic on how a reporter should cross examine a lying government official. There is a reason why Megyn Kelly is a rising star over at Fox News.

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When A Clinton Loses The “Clinton News Network”…

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A Very Interesting Take On Ted Cruz From The Left

While he does not recognize that his own progressive and socialist positions are not in fact “rudimentary operations of government” which are “the positions of most Americans in most issues,” New Yorker essayist Jeffrey Toobin does not misunderestimate Ted Cruz … Continue reading

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Trust Me, I Am From The Government.

A few weeks back, I made the mistake of using a government chart purporting to show surface temperatures in the United States over the past century. The government did not bother to note that its figures were statistically manipulated to … Continue reading

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It’s Looking Like Tea Time Again

NPR commissioned a bipartisan poll run by Democrat Stan Greenberg of Democracy Corps and Republican Whit Ayres of Resurgent Republic of likely voters in a dozen heartland states with competitive Senate races. The really interesting stuff is in the cross … Continue reading

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Moving Millions From Work To Government Dependence

During a recent campaign-style speech, President Barack Obama was bragging that the private economy has produced some nine million jobs since the end of the recession in 2009 and the official unemployment rate has now fallen to 6.3%. What remained … Continue reading

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Did We Just Slide Into A Recession?

Last week, the Obama administration reported that the economy flatlined during January through March 2014, estimating that the Gross Domestic Product grew at only a tenth of one percent. The only reason that the economy did not slide into an … Continue reading

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