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  1. Please make a Do Not Call List for charity calls

    I receive numerous calls from all sorts of charities, and I wish for those calls to be stopped. If I wish to give to a charity, I made a donation, but these calls are turning me against the charities that are calling so often.
    Emails from various charities would be much better than the on-going constant calls. I also wonder if some of those calls are from scammers. Please help with this issue and the problems caused by so many different charity solicitations.

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    • Please make a Do Not Call List for charity calls

      I receive numerous calls from all sorts of charities, and I wish for those calls to be stopped. If I wish to give to a charity, I made a donation, but these calls are turning me against the charities that are calling so often.
      Emails from various charities would be much better than the on-going constant calls. I also wonder if some of those calls are from scammers. Please help with this issue and the problems caused by so many different charity solicitations.

      3 votes
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      • In broad daylight get right..

        In broad band satellites daylight it’s right people
        Just been through it all
        Phones casting and CVT
        FCC is and will always be Big time
        What the can else can happen?
        I don't think much more Com, word to lection of CCO
        We done seen it all, and been through it Albertsons’s
        Let y'all works know right now
        Word to DCA, for real,
        That FCC is the truth
        I'm not crazy.

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        • Provide a phone number list of all providers/carriers so that unauthorized ports can be handled faster/numbers can be regained by owner.

          I work for a VoIP company and we experience unauthorized ports happening to our customers. We want to help them regain their rightfully owned numbers, but we do not have any contact information, nor can we verify who the supposed carrier is. We need this information so the customers can regain their number. How is it that the numbers get ripped away from us anyway? Is there a way to track them down and hold them accountable? Again, these are unauthorized ports. It shouldn't happen in the first place.

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          • Stop Credit Card Services robo calling operation from breaking the law!

            An organization called Credit Card Services calls numerous times a week. I occasionally answer expecting a business call and hear the robot tell me it's time to consolitate my debt and get lower a interest rate. I always hang up. Several times a while ago, I attempt to get to a live person by faking that I needed their services. However, any small slip in providing info that's within their potential client profiling results in a hangup or cuss words, then a hangup. Once, I got through to someone who would listen and requested they don't call me ever again.…

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            • You can STOP considering putting Government officials in newsrooms around the US

              Stop you plans to put Government official in newsroom around the country - this is NOT North Korea, This is NOT the Soviet Union. This is NOT Iran. The Government has no business in news rooms. We do not need thought police in our lives. Where am I living - I thought it was the USA. Stop abusing power.

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              • Enable more broadband options

                Consumers are increasingly dependent on fewer broadband provider options. DSL and satellite are slow given existing and future needs. Mobile data plans are slow and expensive. And cable providers (coaxial and FIOS in the few locations where it is available) is very expensive and the providers increasingly force us to purchase things we don't.....we need more competition, better pricing and broader and faster access....only the FCC can enable this. Please act

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                • Create a Start Up package for small business broadcasters to get started.

                  It would be helpful to have a step by step guide to get started in broadcasting. I've visited your site on several occasions and find it overwhelming to try and piece it all together. I don't know where to begin.

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                  • Link

                    Please provide a link to find out the status of an online complaint filed. Make sure the link asks for the "Confirmation" and "Reference" number.

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                      • its not an idea really but regulations

                        I have a handset that is running data and I need develpment and operations. I have contacted a data collector; I mailed a contract timeline and I have a contract number please contact me I have a need to roll on this now attitude and cellsite leasing bids are up.

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                        • I have an idea for Do not call forms

                          Put checkbox or a line down for an unknown or uncertain response or responses that are neither a definite YES or definite NO answer. It makes it difficult to answer online. The form you send in, yes , you could write it on the paper, but without a line to write it on, it looks untidy and might be missed by the person reading the form.

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                            • The phone carriers should not carry calls that have an invalid area code

                              Phone carriers should not carry calls from an invalid area code. This would eliminate half of my scam calls...

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                              • Paid Phone Company------Custom Teleconnect Inc Charges abusive verified this company

                                This company has a three minute minimum charge which cost $ 33.00 if you use the phone for 30 seconds. please is extremely abusive to regulate the cost of these companies and require that all costs should be on a sign by the phone for then one determine whether used or not used the service this company.

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                                  • Require ads for broadband and cable/satellite TV services to also include the current, standard prices.

                                    It is difficult to compare the long term cost of similar services from different providers since the current ads for these services only include the special, time limited, price and no reference to current pricing.

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                                    • Enforce the Do Not Call Lists and do something with the violators!

                                      The FCC does nothing with the numerous complaints and violations reported of the Do Not Call List! Get rid of the FCC employees and hire someone who WILL do the work!

                                      Force the telephone service providers to allow phone number blocking free of charge to the subscribers for unlimited phone numbers !

                                      5 votes
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                                      • Make all celluler misc carriers transmitters register there towers no matter how short they are

                                        I don't know who's idea was it to only register towers at certain heights where the spectrum is getting interfered with. Leaving no way to reffrence tower site how do you contact owner an tell them there interfering with your equipment!

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                                        • Limit time for TV ads to 10% of program

                                          TV ads should be limited to no more than 10% of viewing time for each program. We are paying to watch commercials...stupid, repetitous commercials. There has to be some limitation. Why do we have to see the same commercial 10 times during a 60-minute program?? Put the commercials at the beginning and at the end of programs so we can get up and go to the bathroom or something.

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