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For 10th year, telemarketers picked as greatest annoyance; law would mandate gas tax is used for roads; UW-LaX OKs co-habitation in dorms

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MADISON -- For the 10th year in a row, telemarketers are the number one consumer complaint in Wisconsin.

The state's Consumer Protection agency will release its annual Top 10 list of the complaint letters it received in 2012. Almost 2,000 people were bothered enough by unwanted sales calls to write out complaints to Madison. The Wisconsin State Journal said over 300 cease-and-desist orders were sent to telemarketers last year.

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