From the article:
A law is supposed to protect property owners from lowball offers by the government when it takes land through eminent domain. But a letter shows how simple it is for officials to eviscerate what is already a pretty toothless law.
There is going to be a lot of US citizens on the boarder that will have their land taken from them, with nothing but pennies on the dollar for compensation. This is a great article that shows how the limited protections that were there for these landowners, have been dismantled.
I’m an auditor by trade, and always follow the money. That’s the important thing. Here, at the very end of the article we start to see how people are making money on this deal.
This is fleecing of American citizens, and taking their homes.