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Lexington County Democratic Privacy Policy

At the Lexington County Democratic Party (LCDP), we are committed to protecting your privacy online. While using our website, you do not have to identify yourself or divulge personal information. If you should choose to give us your personal information, you decide the amount of information you provide.

The LCDP is continually trying to expand online activism and to give voters the information they need in a timely manner. As a result, we may periodically ask you to provide information such as your name, address, phone number and email address in an effort to enhance our ability to work with you as an online activist. If you choose not to give us any information, we may not be able to provide you with timely information regarding events and issues important to you as a politically interested and active citizen.

Our privacy policy explains the information practices we use at democrats.org and other Democratic Party websites related to:

Our site links to a limited number of other websites. The LCDP is not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of these websites.

This privacy policy may be amended by the LCDP at any time without notice other than posting of such amendments on this site.

How do we protect your information?

Our website has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of the information under our control. Our servers are located in a locked, secure environment.

How do we use the information you provide the LCDP?

When you volunteer online:

Our volunteer forms ask you to give us contact information (such as your name and email address)). We use this information to send you customized content about campaigns and to help match your interests to campaign activities. If you provide your phone number, we may call you. If you choose to subscribe to an email newsletter, we use your email address to send you that newsletter. You may remove your email address from that subscriber list by sending an email with the subject line "unvolunteer".

When you sign up for one of our mailing lists:

We collect your name, contact information, and email address, and certain other information. We use your email address to send you the email newsletter to which you subscribed. You may remove your email address from that subscriber list by sending an email with the subject line "unsubscribe".

The LCDP respects your privacy. We will not give, sell or rent your email address to any other organization unless you specifically authorize us.

The LCDP will not sell, rent, or disclose email addresses or other information about persons obtained solely from members of the online team program when creating their teams.

When you sign one of our petitions:

We treat your name, city, state, and any comments as public information. We may, or example, provide compilations of petitions, with your comments, to local, state or national leaders, without disclosing email addresses. We may also make comments along with your city/town available to the press and public online.

When you fill out one of our surveys:

Your opinion matters to the Democratic Party and we want your input. As a result, we use surveys to help us understand which issues you are interested in. These aggregate survey results are used to help inform lawmakers.


A cookie is a tiny text file that is stored on your computer by web sites. We do not use cookies. We cannot and do not access any information stored in a cookie by other, non-LCDP, websites.

IP Addresses and Log File Data:

We log IP address, which is the location of your computer or network on the Internet, for systems administration and troubleshooting purposes. We also use page hits in the aggregate to track the popularity of pages that people visit in order to improve the quality of the site. There is no personal identifiable information collected in our log files.

Information on Children:

Because we care about the safety and privacy of children online, 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.

How to correct information provided

Enter a new form with the new information. We will destroy any old records upon verification of the new information.

Contacting us about privacy:

If you have any questions about our privacy policy, the information we have collected from you online, the practices of this site or your interaction with this website, send email to: webmaster@lexingtondemocrats.org.

You can also reach us via US Mail at:



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