Of course politicians and "non profits" are still exempt. And as all of us who are _still_ getting calls from "Rachel of Cardholder Services", we've just got to wonder how concerned the FCC/FTC really area...
------ [FCC press release]1.In this Report and Order (Order), we take steps to protect consumers from unwanted telemarketing calls pursuant to the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 (TCPA).1 The protections we adopt will protect consumers from unwanted autodialed or prerecorded telemarketing calls, also known as "telemarketing robocalls,"
.....1.None of our actions change requirements for prerecorded messages that are non-telemarketing, informational calls, such as calls by or on behalf of tax-exempt non-profit organizations, calls for political purposes,
-or-may be power, but communications is the key firstname.lastname@example.org [to foil spammers, my address has been double rot-13 encoded]