Kelo Revisited – They Didn’t Even Build It

Eight years ago the Supreme Court ruled that government could take your home for the purpose of increasing tax revenue by giving it to a big business or developer. The case, Kelo v. New London, caused an outcry from right-and-left.

The Weekly Standard goes back to New London this week and discovers that, even though the government stole Suzette Kelo’s house, the big developer who they wanted to give it to never fulfilled their promises.