Robocalls

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FCC to Phone Companies: You Can Stop Unwanted Robocalls

Tired of automated phone calls urging you to vote for a certain candidate or pitching you a cruise vacation? You can now tell your phone company that federal regulators say it’s OK to block them.

06/18/2015

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FTC Cracking Down On Robocalls

Alyce Weisbach, an 84-year-old Illinois resident, is one victim of the illegal practice.

11/01/2012

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Missouri Senate Backs New Limits on ‘Robocalls’

The Senate backed the legislation in a 32-0 vote Thursday. It now goes to the House.

02/23/2012

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Robocalls To Cell Phones Targeted In Proposed Law

Senator Jason Crowell says adding cell phones to the no-call list is the next logical step.

12/14/2011

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