Last Updated: 3/8/2022
Welcome to the official website, mobile application or other owned apps or digital communication platforms, or official social media accounts (collectively referred to as “Site”) of Ken Paxton Campaign, a non-profit organization, operated under Section 527 of the Internal Revenue Code, and includes but is not limited to affiliates of the Ken Paxton Campaign, the candidate, Ken Paxton, and the treasurer, Scott Turner (referred to herein or by the use of “we,” “us” or “our”). The terms “you” or “your” mean user of the Site and/or the owner of the device used to access the Site.
The Site is a political advertisement paid for by the Ken Paxton Campaign.
Information Collected and How it is Collected
Voluntary Information: We may collect personal information that you voluntarily provide to us including your name, e-mail address, postal address, phone number, mobile number, and geographic location. You may provide this information when you make a campaign contribution, request information, register, make a purchase, send us an email, sign up to receive email or text messages updates, connect through a social feed, fill out a form or engage in activity for other purposes. We may also collect demographic information such as gender, date of birth, occupation, employer name and zip code. When this information is linked to personally identifiable information, it will be treated as voluntary personal information. In limited circumstances, we may collect payment information such as credit card number where needed to complete a requested service or transaction. Voluntary personal information does not include aggregate data (data about a group or category of users that has been stripped of personally identifiable information about individual users) that we may collect about the use of the Site. This policy does not restrict our collection and use of such aggregate information.
Automatically Generated Information: We may also collect non-personally identifiable information that is generated automatically while you are visiting the Site or elsewhere on the Internet when our advertisements are served, also known as log files. This data includes, but is not limited to, information such as IP address, web pages visited before and after visiting the Site, date and time, domain type, type of mobile device you use, your device’s unique ID, web pages you view and links you click on within the Site and interactions with our advertisements delivered by us or advertisements delivered by a third-party advertising technology vendor. This type of information may be collected using different types of technologies, such as cookies and pixels. An IP address, for example, is a unique identifier that certain electronic devices used to identify and communicate with each other on the Internet. When you visit our Site, we may view the IP address of the device you use to connect to the Internet. We use this information to determine the general physical location of the device and understand from what regions of the world our Site visitors come. We also may use your non-personally identifiable information to enhance our Site.
All Site users remain anonymous unless they choose to give us their personal information. You may elect not to allow us to collect and use this non-personally identifiable data as part of our Service by following the Opt Out procedures described below.
Cookies and Other Technologies
Google Analytics collects information anonymously. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. Neither Ken Paxton Campaign, nor Google will link, or seek to link, an IP address with the identity of a computer user. We will not associate any data gathered from this Site with any Personally Identifiable Information from any source, unless you explicitly submit that information via a fill-in form on our Site. It reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our Site – for more information on opting out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you use, visit this Google page http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
Disabling Cookies: The “Help” portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive cookies, and how to disable cookies altogether. Note that if you reject or block cookies, it may affect your ability to enjoy the full functionality and experience of our Site.
Web Beacons: Pages of our Site and our e-mails may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags, and single-pixel gifs) that permit Ken Paxton Campaign, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or opened an e-mail; for other related website statistics such as recording the popularity of certain website content; verifying system and server integrity).
Information Use and Sharing
Use of Non-Personally Identifiable Information: Ken Paxton Campaign or our service providers or agents that provide services for us may use non-personally identifiable information as part of the Services to better tailor advertisements and other content in an effort to create a more relevant experience for each person that visits the Site or elsewhere on the Internet. This non-personally identifiable information may also be used to predict responses to advertisements, to help determine which ads perform best and which content is most appropriate for different individuals, to measure and optimize the effectiveness of advertisements, and to provide aggregate reporting to our service providers or agents and for our and their internal purposes. Nothing herein restricts the sharing of aggregated, non-personally identifiable information with third parties.
Third Party Features
Additionally, in the event that we offer a message board or any other interactive or social-type feature on a website administered directly by us, please be aware that these areas may allow you to publicly post, and share with other users, certain messages, content, or other information (e.g., stories, pictures, ingredients, tips, etc.). Although we may take certain precautions to protect those who use these areas of one of our Sites, we encourage you to be wary of giving out any personal information in such public forums. The information you post can be collected and used by people you do not know. We cannot guarantee the privacy and safety of these areas. We are not and will not be responsible for any information you choose to post or the consequences of posting such information. Your use of these features is entirely at your own risk.
Submitting Your E-mail: Submitting your address anywhere on the Site may result in your e-mail address being added to Ken Paxton Campaign’s e-mail list. You may unsubscribe to Ken Paxton Campaign’s e-mails at any time by opting out of e-mail subscriptions with the “unsubscribe” link included in each e-mail or by following the Opt-Out procedures provided below. Your e-mail address will be removed from our marketing list. Please allow us a reasonable period of time in order to satisfy your request, as some promotions may already be in process.
We employ and maintain technology and security measures designed to protect your personal information. However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed as 100 percent secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or receive from us. Your use of this Site is entirely at your own risk.
Overview: We may use non-personally identifiable information to provide more relevant advertising and content. If you elect to opt out of this type of advertising, we will place a cookie on your browser computer to flag that we should not collect data to tailor advertising to your browser. If you delete your cookies, install a new browser, or use a different computer, you may need to revisit this page to opt out. You can also visit the Digital Advertising Alliance site, by clicking here www.aboutads.info/choices, to opt out of interest-based advertising from other third parties using cookies. In addition, you may email us at [email protected] requesting to opt-out of our collection of certain data, or text STOP to (844) 944-1618
Your California Privacy Rights
Under California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”), California residents have the right to request in writing from businesses with whom they have an established business relationship. Ken Paxton Campaign is a non-profit political organization and, pursuant to Section 1798.140(c), its activities are not governed by the CCPA.
Your Nevada Privacy Rights
Under Nevada Revised Civil Statues Chapter 603A – Security And Privacy Of Personal Information Law, Nevada residents may be entitled to opt-out of certain handling methods for personal data used by for-profit organization. Ken Paxton Campaign is a non-profit political organizations and, pursuant to Section 603A.300, its activities are not governed by the Chapter 603A.
Children Under the Age of 13
Our Site is not intended for children under 13 years of age. No one under the age 13 may provide any personal information to or on this Site. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on this Site or through any of its features, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Site, or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us at [email protected] We strongly encourage parents and guardians to regularly monitor and supervise their children’s online activities.
When you make a contribution to Ken Paxton Campaign Texas law requires us to use our best efforts to collect the following information: name, address, employer, occupation, date and amount of contribution. We may use your name, address, the amount of your contribution, the date of your contribution, your occupation and your employer to file campaign finance disclosure reports with the Texas Ethics Commission consistent with the laws of Texas. You may not opt-out of collection of this information.
Contributions are not deductible for federal income tax purposes.
There is no limit on contributions to the Ken Paxton Campaign. We do not and will not accept contributions from foreign nationals, corporations, national banks, federal government contractors, or any person who intends to seek reimbursement for contributions from any other person or entity. The sale of campaign merchandise through the online store is activity to raise exempt income and is strictly a fundraising effort within the meaning of federal and state laws. are considered contributions to Ken Paxton Campaign.
The full price paid for the campaign merchandise will reported as the amount of your campaign contribution.
Visiting our Site from Outside of the United States
Ken Paxton Campaign
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McKinney, TX 75070
SMS Terms of Service
Go to kenpaxton.com to sign up to receive fundraising solicitations and campaign notifications from Ken Paxton Campaign, (844) 944-1618, by registering your mobile number with us. After signing up, you will receive a text message from us on your mobile number. Message frequency may vary. Message and data rates may apply.
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