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More Than a Nuisance: WA Groups Launch Campaign Against Robocalls

More Than a Nuisance: WA Groups Launch Campaign Against Robocalls SEATTLE – Robocalls to Washingtonians are picking up, and AARP Washington has launched a new campaign urging people not to fall for their scams. Washingtonians received nearly 560 million automated calls last year. Doug Shadel, state director of AARP Washington, says harassing and threatening calls from people who say they're with such agencies as the Social Security Administration or Internal Revenue Service actually are the most successful scams, according to a survey being released today. ...(Read More)
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