Feds propose new restrictions on robocalls

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The FCC is cracking down further on recorded, automated sales pitches by phone.

The agency is proposing new restrictions on the robocalls, which are used to hawk things like car warranties, vinyl windows, and credit counseling services.

Guest: Matthew Lasar, Ars Technica


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