Numbers USA, which says it has 366,000 members, saw its membership grow 50 percent since Jan. 1, and 18 percent in May, spokeswoman Caroline Espinosa said. Two-thirds of the group's financial support comes from private individuals, with the average donation being $40.
"Contrary to what might be popular belief is that the grass-roots aspect is more on our side than the [pro-immmigration] side," Mrs. Espinosa said. "They have more of these organized, established types of groups founding them and driving their activism."http://www.washtimes.com/news/2007/jun/05/20070605-041857-1302r/
Updated: Wed, Jun 18th 2008 @ 12:53pm EDT