Property rights

The Monitor

Landowner rights at center of challenge to border wall

October 8, 2017

In response to President Donald Trump’s administration continuing efforts to make good on his polarizing campaign promise of constructing new border walls on the U.S. Mexico border, U.S. Reps. Beto O’Rourke, D-El Paso, and Ruben Gallego, D-Ariz., announced new legislation designed to prevent the federal government from usurping private land to do so.