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You Will Start Getting Robo Calls on Your Cell Phone Unless the Law is Changed

Posted by on Wednesday, November 25, 2015 @ 11:29 AM

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Hidden away and buried deep within the recently-passed and signed federal budget bill is a provision authorizing robocalls to cell phones. This bad provision got pushed through Congress in a rush to avoid a government shutdown.

It is currently illegal for debt collectors to robocall your cell phones without your permission. This recently passed provision will change that unless Congress passes the HANG UP ACT quickly.

Join the Consumers Union petition to support the HANG UP ACT which will repeal this particular budget provision.

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