Chip Somodevilla / Getty ImagesPresident Joe Biden speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington on Thursday. (Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images)
The federal government is continuing to seize private land along the nation’s southern border — breaking a major promise by President Joe Biden.
A family in Hidalgo County, Texas, has lost a court battle that originated in the Trump administration, which intended to use the land for border wall construction.
In spite of that, a U.S. district judge confirmed Tuesday that the Cavazos family’s land would be immediately seized by eminent domain.
“We are utterly devastated,” landowner Baudilia Cavazos told Reason.
The family was hopeful the new administration would do