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Our letters
to the telemarketing industry

and federal / state regulators
.
6/15/98   To: American Telemarketing Association 
  Re: They misunderstand telemarketing laws, and mislead the public
9/02/98   To: DM News  -  Letter-to-the-Editor 
  Re: In response to a Libertarian's argument against the right of privacy 
9/03/98   To: The Federal Communications Commission
  Re: Their evident error in interpreting federal telemarketing law
9/04/98   To: TeleProfessional Magazine -  Letter-to-the-Editor 
  Re: The sad quality of telemarketing industry leaders 
4/16/01   To: The Federal Communications Commission
  Re: They promote lies promulgated by the Direct Marketing Assn.
4/16/01  To: Director, Office of Managment & Budget  and  Office of the President
 Re: The need to fill the position of Chief Privacy Counsel at the OMB
3/25/02  To: The California Public Utilities Commission
 Re: Our comments concerning the regulation of telemarketing hang-up calls / predictive dialers

4/11/02
To: Federal Trade Commission
Re: Our comments on a national do-not-call list, then under consideration by the FTC.
       The FTC asked us to, and we did participate on its Washington, DC do-not-call panel  ( transcript ).
12/09/02
To: Federal Communications Commission
Re: Our comments on a national do-not-call list, then under consideration by the FCC.
1/09/03
To: Federal Communications Commission
Re: Our comments concerning the comments of WorldCom.

Insight Magazine: Symposium -
  Should government protect your dinner hour from annoying telemarketers?

  Yes: A house is not a home when surveyors and telemarketers call.
8/21/03
To: Federal Communications Commission
Re: Our comments concerning the FCC's ruling to allow radio-TV junk calls

To: Editor - Direct Magazine
Re: Response to an article dismissing privacy advocates 

5/01/07
To: Department of Homeland Security
Re: In opposition to the implementation of the REAL ID Act