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Like most websites, LobbyingData.com collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Our purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how our visitors use this website.
LobbyingData.com collects information from visitors of the website, including the domain names, IP and MAC addresses, browser types, and unique device identifiers of such visitors. This information includes the number of visits, average time spent on the Website, pages viewed and similar information. This information may also include usage information about the page-by-page paths you take as you browse through the Website. We use this information to measure the use of the website and to develop ideas to improve the content of the website. For more information regarding our use of this information, please feel free to contact us. We also collect potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users sending a contact form request. We do not disclose any of this information. If you’d like to have any or all of your personal information purged from LobbyingData.com, please email email@example.com and we will gladly purge all of your information from our site.
Lobbying Data Personally Identifying Information Disclosure
LobbyingData.com discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information through its Lobbying Data only as published publicly through the Senate Office of Public Records. The raw data on lobbying filings is extracted from the Senate Office of Public Records REST API and sent through our algorithms to prepare for presentation. The Senate Office of Public Records cannot vouch for the data or analyses derived from these data after the data have been retrieved from LDA.SENATE.GOV. For example, the names of lobbyists working on lobbying contracts are published on this site.
Google Analytics Privacy Notice
Our website uses Google Analytics to collect information about the use of our website. Google Analytics collects information from users such as age, gender, interests, demographics, how often they visit our website, what pages they visit, and what other websites they have used before coming to our website. We use the information we get from Google Analytics to analyze traffic, remarket our products and services to users, improve our marketing, advertising, and to improve our website.
We have enabled Google Analytics advertising features such as remarketing with Google Analytics, Google Display Network Impression Reporting, and Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting. Google Analytics collects only the IP address assigned to you on the date you visit our website, not your name or other identifying information. We do not combine the information collected using Google Analytics with any data source. Although Google Analytics plants a permanent cookie on your web browser to identify you as a unique user the next time you visit our website, the cookie cannot be used by anyone but Google. Google also uses specific identifiers to help collect information about the use of our website. For more information on how Google collects and processes your data, visit https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/