Biden Continues Trump Seizures of Private Land for Border Wall

Reason

07-17-2021

"There will not be another foot of wall constructed in my administration," candidate Joe Biden told NPR in August 2020. Referring to the private property that former President Donald Trump's Justice Department was trying to seize for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, Biden said, "End, end, end, stop, done, over. In April, a federal judge ruled that a Texas family will have to surrender land for the border wall. "I retired five years ago—I taught for 40 years," Eloisa Cavazos told Reason in 2018. When his cousins asked for help fighting the seizure, Anzaldua told them, "Yes.

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