The Capuano for Congress Committee (“Capuano for Congress”) has created this privacy notice to explain how we use information that you may provide while visiting our website and to demonstrate our firm commitment to Internet privacy.
Capuano for Congress may modify this policy from time to time so we encourage you to check this page for updates.
How We Use Your Information
Capuano for Congress is committed to protecting your privacy online.
When you register, contribute, sign up to volunteer, or take any other action on our site, we may ask you to give us contact information, including your name, address, telephone number and/or email address. We may obtain information about you from outside sources and add it to or combine it with the information we collect through this site. We use this information to operate this site, send you news and information to you about Capuano for Congress, and to solicit your participation in Capuano for Congress programs, events, and activities, and obtain and confirm your attendance at events. Submitting your personal information will sign you up to receive emails or calls from Capuano for Congress. We use your information (including your email address, phone number, or address) to communicate with you for these purposes.
We will not provide your email address or any of your personal information to any other person or organization, for any purpose except: to Michael E. Capuano’s authorized campaign committee, Capuano for Congress; to any other political committee established by Michael E. Capuano; to any other organization established and controlled by Michael E. Capuano; to websites affiliated with Michael E. Capuano; to companies that assist us in maintaining such sites, but only for purposes of providing services to the sites and with the strict requirement that any such company will never itself have the right to contact you for any reason; when we have a good-faith belief release is appropriate to comply with the law (for example, Federal Election Commission reporting or a lawful subpoena), to protect our rights or property, or to protect our supporters from fraudulent, abusive, or unlawful conduct, or if we reasonably believe that an emergency involving immediate danger of death or serious physical injury to any person requires disclosure of communications or justifies disclosure of records without delay.
If you sign an online petition, you understand that such petition is public information and that we may make the petition, and your name, city, state, and any comments provided in connection therewith publicly available. In addition, we may provide such petitions or compilations thereof, including your comments, name, city, and state to national, state or local leaders, or to the press.
The site may use social media plugins that let people share actions they take across web. Plugins may share your browsing information with the social media sites even if you do not click on the plugin or are logged out of your social media account.
How We Protect Information You Provide
Capuano for Congress uses industry standard security measures to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of the information under our control. Permission to access your information is granted only to you and Capuano for Congress employees or contractors who need to know that information to provide services to you. Although we make good faith efforts to store information collected by this website in a secure operating environment, including environments operated by third parties, we cannot guarantee complete security.
Links to Other Websites
SPECIAL NOTICE FOR PARENTS:
We want to help you guard your children’s privacy. We encourage you to talk to your children about safe and responsible use of their personal information while using the Internet. Capuano for Congress does not knowingly collect, use or distribute children’s personally identifiable information to any third parties. If you have any reservations, questions or concerns about your child’s access to this site or how we use information that your child provides, please contact us.
Cookies, Advertising, and Data Tracking
A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user.
We may also use third-party services such as Google Analytics that collect information about you and your website use. This helps us understand traffic patterns and know if there are problems with our site. We may also use tools in emails to track information about our mailings for various reasons. We are not responsible for and do not control how third-party services use your information.
We may place online advertising with third parties that will be shown on other sites on the Internet. In some cases, those third parties may decide which ads to show you based on your prior visits to the site. At no time will you be personally identified to those third parties, nor will any of the information you share with us be shared with those third party vendors. If you prefer to opt out of the use of these third party cookies on the site, you can do so by configuring the appropriate settings on your web browser.
We log standard technical information, such as your IP address and the kind of browser you use. We log this information for troubleshooting purposes and to track which pages people visit in order to improve the site. We do not use log files to track a particular individual’s use of the website.
How to Unsubscribe or Opt Out
You may opt out of receiving future communications by using the unsubscribe procedure specified on the email message or by contacting committee-at-mikecapuano-dot-com.
How To Contact Us
Updated January 1, 2018