What information is being collected?

In an effort to grow and build our grassroots organization, we ask you to submit certain personal information, such as your name, email and zip code. We use that information to personalize your experience with our organization, and to provide you with information pertaining to online events, personal, TV, or radio appearances, alerts, and other campaign related information.

If you sign up to be a part of our mobile team, you will receive periodic SMS messages from the Penman Campaign. Standard message and data rates imposed by your carrier apply. If at any time you would like to stop receiving updates via text message from the campaign, reply STOP to any of our messages.

When you make a contribution to Penman for Delegate, we are required by Maryland State Law to collect certain information, including your full name, address, and employment information. Any credit card information is not stored in our databases, and is only used with your permission.

How is the information collected being used?

We use the information we collect to personalize your experience and interaction with the Penman for Delegate campaign. Some information may be used, or transmitted to third parties, to further personalize your interactions with our campaign. We do not sell your information.

How can I control the use of my information?

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Is my information secure?

We make every effort to protect and secure all user data and information. Any portion of our site that collects user credit card information is served over a secure socket layer (SSL), and encrypted by a signed and valid certificate. No credit card information is stored in our database.

Cookie information is used to customize your interaction with our site, and to provide you with the best possible experience. A cookie is a tiny text file that is placed on your hard drive, and does not contain any personal information about you. These text files cannot be used by us, or anyone else, to access information that you have not voluntarily provided to us.

As you browse our website, advertising cookies may be placed on your computer, so that we can understand your interests, and your interactions with our campaign. These techniques do not collect personal information about you. 

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How do I contact the Penman for Delegate campaign if I have other questions?

Email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit the contact page for addition options.

Will this policy change?

We reserve the right to make changes to this policy at any time. While we do not intend to make any changes to this policy, we reserve the right to do so. If any changes to this policy are made, the date that the revised or updated policy is posted to this site will appear below.

Updated April 21, 2017