All changes to these Terms and Conditions are effective immediately, and if you do not agree to the modified terms, you should discontinue your use of the Issue Voter, Inc. website.
The name Issue Voter, Inc., and any graphic depictions of that name contained on the Issue Voter, Inc. website, are trademarks of Issue Voter, Inc. and are protected by all applicable rights and laws.
Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of the materials (information or software) on Issue Voter, Inc.'s website for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not:
modify or copy the materials;
use the materials for any commercial purpose or commercial public display;
use the materials for any non-commercial purpose or non-commercial public display without proper attribution to Issue Voter, Inc. or our website;
attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on Issue Voter, Inc.'s website;
remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or
transfer the materials to another person or "mirror" the materials on any other server; or
use any materials obtained on the Issue Voter, Inc. website for any illegal purpose.
This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by Issue Voter, Inc. at any time without notice. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.
The materials on Issue Voter, Inc.'s website are provided "as is". Issue Voter, Inc. makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, Issue Voter, Inc. does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its Internet website or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site. To the extent permitted by law, Issue Voter, Inc. excludes all warranties.
When permitted by law, Issue Voter, Inc. and its suppliers, will not be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on Issue Voter, Inc.'s website, even if Issue Voter, Inc., or an Issue Voter, Inc. authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply in any particular case. In no case will Issue Voter, Inc. or its suppliers, be liable for any loss or damage that is not reasonably foreseeable.
Revisions and Errata
The materials appearing on Issue Voter, Inc.'s website may include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Issue Voter, Inc. does not warrant that any of the materials on its website are accurate, complete, or current. Issue Voter, Inc. reserves the right to make changes to the materials contained on its website at any time without notice; however, Issue Voter, Inc. is under no obligation to update those materials.
Issue Voter, Inc. has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its website and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Issue Voter, Inc. of the site. Use of any such linked website is at the user's own risk, and is governed by the terms and conditions of the third party website contained in the link.
Governing Law and Litigation of Claims
Any and all claims arising out of, or relating to Issue Voter, Inc.'s website, or the Terms and Conditions outlined in this document, shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York without regard to its conflict of law provisions.
If a particular term or condition is found by a court of law to be unenforceable, this will not affect any other term or condition contained in this document.
Any and all claims arising out of, or relating to, these Terms and Conditions will be litigated exclusively in the federal or state courts of New York City, New York County, USA, and you and Issue Voter, Inc. consent to personal jurisdiction in those courts.
Failure on the part of Issue Voter, Inc. to take action regarding a specific violation of these Terms and Conditions, does not mean that Issue Voter, Inc. is giving up any legal rights it may have to seek redress for such violations in the future.
These Terms and Conditions control the relationship between Issue Voter, Inc. and you. They do not create any third party beneficiary rights.
We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles. Any questions you might have regarding these Terms and Conditions should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Effective as of September 25, 2016
Issue Voter, Inc. ("We") respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy. This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the website www.issuevoter.org (our "Website") and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.
What Information Does this Privacy Apply to?
This policy applies only to user-provided information we collect and information available via Cookies, Log Files and Third Party Services obtained:
On this Website,
In email, text, and other electronic messages between you and Issue Voter, Inc. or this Website.
Through mobile and desktop applications you download from this Website.
This policy does not apply to information collected by:
Us offline or through any other means, including, but not limited to, any other website operated by us or any third party (including our affiliates); or
Any third party, including through any application or content (including advertising) that may link to or be accessible from or on this Website, or in an email, text, and other electronic messages between you and this Website.
We strongly encourage you to read the Privacy Policies of any such third party sites before sharing your personal information with them.
Types of Personal Information that will be Obtained
First and Last Name,
Zip Code, or
Intended Uses of Personal Information that has been Obtained
We use the personal information you submit to operate, maintain, and provide to you the features and functionality of the Website.
By providing your email address, you consent to receiving service-related emails, including those required by law, in lieu of communication by postal mail. You may also receive other messages, such as newsletters. If you do not want to receive alerts or newsletters, you may opt out or change your preferences. You may not opt out of some service-related emails except by deleting your account here.
We may share your personally identifiable and non-personally identifiable information (such as anonymous usage data, number of clicks, and other similar types of information) with third parties for the purpose of providing the Website to you or if required to do so by law or subpoena.
Sharing Personal Information With Third Parties
Data Security Practices
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal information by employing reasonable industry standard security safeguards, we cannot completely guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Website against any type of loss or theft, including, but not limited to, unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use, or modification. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on our Website.
Information from Users Under the Age of 13
We are strongly invested in protecting the privacy of minors, and so we will not knowingly collect any information from minors who are under the age of 13. If we find out on our own, or are otherwise made aware, that we are in possession of such information, we will delete it as soon as possible from our records.
For California Residents
In accordance with California Civil Code Section § 1798.83, users of our Website that are California residents are permitted to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please send an email to: email@example.com. Upon our receipt of such a request, we will make every reasonable effort to respond to that request in a timely fashion.
Third Party Policies
IssueVoter uses various third party API services in order for our website to function. We have no control over the terms & policies of these third party platforms, but will provide links below for your review. By continuing to use IssueVoter, you signify that you have read, understood, and agree to be governed by the following third party platform policies.
Google ReCAPTCHA & Civic APIs
ProPublica Congress API
This site uses the ProPublica Congress API in order to automatically import vital data about legislation in Congress. Their Terms of Service apply to the use of these third party services.