Privacy & Security
Dan Smith for Congress is committed to protecting your privacy. While using this website, you do not have to identify yourself or divulge personal information. If you should choose to share your personal information, you decide the amount of information you provide. This Privacy Statement applies to data collection and usage on votedansmith.com; it does not apply to other websites.
Personal information of all users is collected, used and disclosed as described in this Privacy Statement. Other websites linked to votedansmith.com have their own privacy statements, which can be viewed by clicking on the links.
COLLECTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
When you sign up to volunteer or contribute via votedansmith.com, we may ask for your name, address, telephone number, email address, and other information. We use the information you provide to send you the latest news and updates from Dan Smith for Congress. We work closely with like-minded political candidates, parties and allied organizations and may share some basic contact information with them, and they may contact you. We do not sell your information to third party data collection organizations.
When you sign any of our petitions: We treat your name, city, state, and any comments as public information. We may, for example, provide compilations of petitions, with your comments, to national leaders, without disclosing email addresses. We may also make comments along with your city and state available to the press and public online.
When you contribute money online: Under Federal Election law, we are required to make periodic filings that provide the Federal Election Commission with the following information on each contributor: name, address, amount of contribution, date of contribution, employer and occupation. For more information on the FEC, visit their website at fec.gov. To make a contribution online, we also ask for your credit card number and its expiration date.
USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Votedansmith.com collects and uses your personal information to operate votedansmith.com and deliver the services you have requested. These services may include the display of customized content based upon the information votedansmith.com has collected.
We occasionally hire other companies to provide limited services on our behalf, such as handling the processing and delivery of mailings, providing customer support, processing transactions, or performing statistical analysis of our services. We will only provide those companies the personal information they need to deliver the service. They are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information and are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose.
Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with an appropriate law enforcement investigation, current judicial proceeding, court order or legal process served on our website.
CONTROL OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
To contact us or unsubscribe via U.S. Mail: Send a letter with your full name and email address to: Dan Smith for Congress, PO Box 28242, Seattle, WA 98118 (for unsubscribe requests please include ‘Attn: unsubscribe votedansmith.com’ in the address).
COLLECTION AND USE OF CHILDREN’S PERSONAL INFORMATION
We care about the safety and privacy of children online, and we comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA). COPPA and its accompanying FTC regulations establish United States federal law that protects the privacy of children using the Internet. We do not knowingly contact or collect personal information from children under 13. Our site is not intended to solicit information of any kind from children under 13, and we have designed our sites to block our knowing acceptance of information from children under 13 whenever age-related information is requested.
ENFORCEMENT OF THIS PRIVACY STATEMENT
If you have questions regarding this statement, you should first contact votedansmith.com by postal mail to Dan Smith for Congress, PO Box 28242, Seattle, WA 98118.
Votedansmith.com welcomes your comments regarding this Privacy Statement. If you believe that votedansmith.com has not adhered to this Statement, please contact us by postal mail.