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Verizon response to Consumers Union letter regarding blocking robocalls

Consumers deserve an “all of the above” strategy to the robocall problems. Industry, law enforcement and consumer groups can work together to tackle this issue by educating consumers
about available tools, utilizing existing mitigation techniques, and redoubling efforts already underway to develop longer-term IP-based solutions. Verizon looks forward to working with CU on
this important issue.  For the full letter, click here.