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Unsolicited call. Claimed to make a political survey. Probably a spoofed number.
political call trying to get support for the conservatives? felt like a scammer
Calls twice a day, every day. Political survey for McHenry County.
Called and asked for my son - said they were doing a Political Survey - I tried to call them back and it wasn't a good number
Called twice on a Sunday. Did not answer either. Researched online showing political survey.
This the second time we have been called from this number. Call one was about a month ago and was a political survey of which my wife answered a question about liking how Mr. Trump is performing. My wife replied “hell no” and he asked if he could call back again... to which she replied sure but my response will be the same. This last call today was cut short when my wife put it on speaker phone.
Political call from the RIGHT wing
Reported from other users who have been called saying they are political survey callers. They say they can call because they are not selling anything. I don't think that how the law reads. I treat them to a not-in-service tone and recording.
Robocallers Political survey, blocked them
Multiple calls per day for several days. First call was supposedly a political survey. After I refused to fall for survey, multiple calls with no response from caller; caller is silent, then hangs up. Harrassment followed for three days. Blocked caller....