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Border Scam Afoot?
Group Makes Outrageous Claims - Why?
In April they claimed to have 500,000 notarized signatures. Now they
say it's is over 1.5 million. "They claim they have
mailed out more than 38 million letters," said Glenn Spencer
of American Patrol, "that would cost at least 8 million
dollars, and I simply don't believe it." Professional signature
gatherers share his skepticism. "I don't know what these
people are up to, but I resent anyone who tries to exploit our
border problem for personal gain," Spencer said. "I
know of only one person who has received a letter from these
people," he added.
Arizona Now spent nearly $500,000 to collect 190,000 signatures
- and individual signatures were not notarized. American Border
Patrol spent 18 months gathering 100,000 signed petitions, after
mailing out more than one million letters. The signatures were