In declaring a national emergency to build a border wall, President Trump described the move as the fastest path to construction. But a variety of legal issues could delay wall construction for years and even derail it entirely. To start with, when there is Congressional authorization, the federal government can take land for an authorized project. This proposed taking is not authorized by Congress. Far from it, Congress has indicated that it is absolutely opposed to the project. Trump is attempting to do an end run around Congress by… read more
March 12, 2019
SO, YOU’RE BUILDING A WALL IN TEXAS – NOT SO FAST!
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