Eminent Veto Fight

Shields, Yvette
July 2006
Bond Buyer;7/5/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32416, p29
Trade Publication
The article reports on the special session to be held by the Iowa Legislature to allow lawmakers to attempt to override Governor Tom Vilsack's veto of a bill. The bill called for tighter controls over governments' ability to seize properties for development. Vilsack vetoed the eminent domain measure, stating that it did not sufficiently balance the rights of property owners and governmental development plans.


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