One of a handful issues I have with Donald Trump is his appetite for eminent domain. Whenever you watch a tear-jerking eminent-domain story on television, it serves as a grim reminder that we are not, by any stretch of the imagination, totally free.
The Story of George W. Bush, the Texas Rangers Stadium and Eminent Domain
Eminent domain is wonderful, so says Donald Trump. It is one area where the populist candidate may be showing his real values.
Without seeking permission, a small group of defiant armed men seized control of coveted property in Oregon. They weren't welcomed by local residents, some of whom petitioned the government to evict the intruders from federally administered land.
Air Force puts pressure on mine owners with possible eminent domain seizure