MO House Advances Plan to Block Eminent Domain on Private Land for Proposed Energy Project

The Republican-led Missouri House has advanced a bill that would prevent eminent domain from being used to take private land for the proposed wind energy project Grain Belt Express. The House gave initial approval Tuesday to the bill, sponsored by Representative Mike Haffner, a western Missouri Christmas tree farmer in Cass County…

One more favorable House vote would send the bill to the Missouri Senate.