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.
Alyce Weisbach, an 84-year-old Illinois resident, is one victim of the illegal practice.
The Senate backed the legislation in a 32-0 vote Thursday. It now goes to the House.
Senator Jason Crowell says adding cell phones to the no-call list is the next logical step.