Before any concrete is poured for the wall, there will be litigation. Lots and lots of litigation. And Donald Trump’s just proposed budget accounts for that:
Trump's budget includes funding for 20 new lawyers to help obtain land (mostly in Texas) for border wall https://t.co/VnxLXvhraT
— Aman Batheja (@amanbatheja) March 16, 2017
In other words:
Make eminent domain great again https://t.co/ORUcuGmlik
— Dave Weigel (@daveweigel) March 16, 2017
As for land acquisition, the process has begun with the Texas Observer reporting:
— Jeremy Schwartz (@JinATX) March 15, 2017
$2900 seems a little low, no? Although there are treaty issues with Mexico that prevent development of this area that residents are aware of. Here’s the letter allegedly sent to landholders along the Rio Grande, but note the date. President Obama’s administration sent the letter, not Trump:
— The Texas Observer (@TexasObserver) March 15, 2017
Trump is just finishing Obama’s wall!?
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