The immediate construction of a physical wall between Mexico and America was authorized by Presidential Executive Order on January 25, 2017, but there is no provision for funding from Mexico. The President is asking congress for $4.1 billion through next year to begin construction of a wall, a project that may cost as much as $25 billion, plus annual repairs. A sea to sea barrier would require control of land along 2,000 miles. This means that much land would have to be acquired by eminent domain. As part of the… read more
March 23, 2017
“We’re Going to Build a Wall and Mexico is Going to Pay for It” – Not So, You are Going to Pay for It.
Posted in Eminent Domain, Gateway Project, Uncategorized, Walls