Trump administration ‘doubled down’ on converting private land for border wall amid coronavirus pandemic

Trump administration ‘doubled down’ on converting private land for border wall amid coronavirus pandemic

The battle over President Trump’s border wall is still raging amid the coronavirus pandemic. The administration, citing national security risks, has continued its attempts to seize land from landowners along the U.S.-Mexico border by using eminent domain, which is the power of the government to convert privately-owned land to federally-owned land in exchange for compensation […]