by State Sen. Brad Lager
In 2000, the Missouri General Assembly created Missouri’s first No Call List. By 2003, nearly 2.5 million Missourians had added their residential phone numbers thereby prohibiting telemarketers from calling these households. Over the last ten years, the number of prohibited phone numbers has fallen to just under two million as more Missourians traded out their primary landline phone for a wireless phone.
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