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Herrera Beutler aims to stop robocalls


U.S. Representative Jaime Herrera Beutler joined her colleagues in introducing the bipartisan Stopping Bad Robocalls Act to control the onslaught of unwanted robocalls.

"I'm helping introduce this legislation in response to the countless complaints I've heard from Southwest Washington residents who are being inundated by unlawful robocalls. They're more than just a nuisance – these calls frequently try to scam health care consumers, seniors and others. From fraudulent Social Security threats, 'free' cruise gimmicks, and other scam calls – it's time we put a stop to these illegal robocalls, place consumers back in charge – and punish the fraudsters," Herrera Beutler said.

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