CHARLESTON (WVDN) – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey on Monday supported the Federal Communications Commission’s proposal to help cut down on unwanted text messages by requiring mobile wireless providers to block texts from invalid, unassigned or unused numbers, and from numbers on a Do Not Originate (DNO) list.
“These texts and calls are not only annoying, they are used by bad actors to dupe people into different kinds of scams,” Morrisey said. “The FCC’s proposal, I believe, will quell these intrusions and stop scammers from taking advantage of consumers.”
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