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Americans got one step closer to escaping the billions of robocalls they receive every year.

On Thursday, the Senate unanimously passed a bill that requires phone carriers to authenticate calls and use robocall blocking technology without charging customers. It also increases maximum punishments for illegal robocalls, and convene a new working group to improve prevention and prosecution on the matter.

For more details on the legislation and the freshman House members who helped pushed it through Congress, read here.