Washington lawmaker planning legislation to curb robocalls

Rep. Gina Mosbrucker knows she has to do something about the growing numbers of robocalls that are lighting up phones across Washington state.

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Gina Mosbrucker was angry when her elderly parents told her that telemarketers were calling at all hours of the day and night. 

“It’s wrong to call people. Especially when you’re trying to steal information and you’re trying to scare them,” she said.

But Mosbrucker isn’t just a concerned daughter. She’s an elected state representative from Goldendale. She knew she had to do something about the growing numbers of robocalls that are lighting up phones across Washington.

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