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The United States Congress is about to end all that. There is a bill, HR3035, in the House of Representatives that will allow candidates, PACs, parties and others to send political robocalls to your cell phone—and you wouldn’t be able to opt out, because political speech is protected under the First Amendment.
The bill is called the “Mobile Informational Call Act of 2011.” My eye.
The general “information” that gets distributed via political robocall is below preschool standards. Basically, it goes like this.
From Democrats: Candidate A is a reactionary poopypants because he’s a Republican.
From Republicans: Candidate B is a socialist poopypants because he’s a Democrat.
That’s it! That’s political speech protected under the First Amendment.
Do we really need our time, and our mobile minutes, taken up with this nonsense?
At least we can do something about the time–like most people, the moment I sense a robocall on the other end of the line, I hang up. Time saved.
But minutes? Every time some politico decides to call us during a hot race, it costs us minutes.
Perhaps we should call the act “The Mobile Maximizing Telcom Profit Act of 2011.”
The bill is sponsored by Rep. Lee Terry, a six-term Republican from Nebraska. He’s a pretty middle-of-the-road Republican, according to govtrack.us, a nonpartisan reporting website. He’s conservative, but he’s not sitting on the most distant pinfeathers of the right wing.
The bill was referred to Terry’s own committee, the House Energy and Commerce Committee, and has had a hearing in subcommittee. The next vote on this bill will be on the floor of the House of Representatives.
The bill has received strong support from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the American Banking Association, the Consumer Bankers Association, and the Mortgage Bankers Association. Last I checked none of these groups was particularly interested in consumer rights or privacy.
You can sign an online petition at www.popvox.com/bills/us/112/hr3035.
But online petitions are not worth the paper they’re not written on.
The best way to get your representative’s attention is to write him.
For most of us in South and East Baltimore, our rep in Congress is John Sarbanes (D-Third). You can find his website at sarbanes.house.gov; click “Send Me an E-Mail” on the left-hand sidebar under Sarbanes’ portrait.
Or you can call his Towson office, 410-832-8890. Or if your mobile plan includes free long distance, you can call the DC office at 202-225-4016.
If Elijah Cummings (D-Seventh) is your rep, go to cummings.house.gov and click “Contact Me” on the right-hand side of the bright red menu bar. Or you can call his Baltimore office at 410-685-9199, or the DC office at 202-225-4741.
by Jacqueline Watts