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Attorney General William Tong urges congress to take action on robocalls

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It’s an annoyance we all deal with, and now Connecticut is making a new push to stop robocalls

Attorney General William Tong is joining a coalition of states to create a legislation that curbs these illegal calls and spoofing. 

Related: Prevention for Receiving Robocalls Similar to Your Phone Number

The bills would require voice service providers to help block unwanted calls and hold telemarketers accountable. 

More than 48 billion robocalls were made lasts year, making them the number one
consumer complaint to the Federal Trade Commission

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