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Top Democrat Pushes for More Restrictions on Debt-Collection Calls

MAR 9, 2016 5:20pm ET

Sen. Sherrod Brown is pressing the Federal Communications Commission to limit the number of calls collectors of government-backed debt can make to delinquent borrowers. His appeal comes at a time when banking groups are challenging earlier robo-calling regulations that they say inhibit their ability to collect debt.

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