Privacy Policy

Updated: September 18, 2019

Your data is important to The Associated General Contractors of America, Houston Chapter (“AGC Houston”), so please note the following privacy policy while on our website. This policy is designed to inform visitors to our site why and how AGC Houston collects and uses data from your visit here, and to keep you informed of your privacy rights and the measures we take to protect them. If you have further questions or concerns, feel free to contact us by emailing [email protected].

Information We Collect

When you visit our website, our servers automatically log your computer's Internet Protocol (IP) address, your browser type and version, the pages you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on each page, and other standard data provided by your web browser.

We collect, hold and use information for analytics, market research and business development, including to operate and improve our website and associated social media platforms.

Disclosure of Personal Information to Third Parties is supported by third-party providers to facilitate the provision of an informational website. These include DNS management, web hosting and Google Analytics.

We will comply with government and law enforcement requests for data, as required by law, in connection with any actual or prospective legal proceedings, or in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights.

We do not sell or rent your personal information to marketers or third parties.


A cookie is a small piece of data that our website stores on your computer, and accesses each time you visit, so we can understand how you use our site. You can control the technologies we use by managing your settings in your browser or third-party tools, such as Disconnect, Ghostery and others.

"Do Not Track"

Some browsers allow you to automatically notify websites you visit not to track you using a “Do Not Track” signal. There is no consensus among industry participants as to what “Do Not Track” means in this context. Like many websites and online services, we currently do not alter our practices when we receive a “Do Not Track” signal from a visitor’s browser. To find out more about “Do Not Track,” you may wish to visit


We want to provide visitors to the AGC Houston Constructors Vote website with a secure experience. While no information is collected by AGC Houston, we also take steps to ensure that whatever information is generated, will remain secure from unauthorized access and misuse. While no company can guarantee the absolute security of transfers of information over the Internet, we have taken all legally required and further reasonable steps to secure your visit on our page. Our technical and operational security status is monitored and maintained regularly.

Hosted Site

Our Constructors Vote website is hosted through GitHub Pages. AGC Houston is not responsible for what information GitHub collects, processes, transfers, and stores. They may collect information about visitors to our site and are responsible for doing so. For their Privacy Policy, click here. For their Terms of Service, click here.

External Links

Our website features the logos of social networking sites and provides links to external websites. After clicking the graphic or link, you will be redirected to the website of the provider. Similarly, when you click on the [email protected] to Contact Us, you will be redirected to your email provider and leave the AGC Houston website. The information provided in those emails are collected, processed, transferred, and stored by whichever service you engage to perform those tasks. These sites each have their own privacy policies and terms and conditions of use. Be sure to check the policies of the sites that you visit to see how those sites operate.

VoterVoice Privacy Policy

This site uses a VoterVoice plugin that is only present on the Action Center page. Please see the Privacy Policy Highlights from VoterVoice below.

Information Collected

We collect information provided by you, the user, for the purpose of matching you to your elected officials and making such information available to the organization leasing our system, Associated General Contractors of America, and to any person with whom you choose to communicate.

Why do we collect this?

Your address determines your legislator(s). Your name, company, and email tell the recipient of your message who sent it.

Information Shared

We will share information that you provide only with Associated General Contractors of America and the people with whom you choose to communicate. We will never share your information with any person other than Associated General Contractors of America and people to whom you send a message. The Associated General Contractors of America's name and contact information can be found on each page of this site.

For more information on cookies, security, and use of data, see the full privacy policy here. If you feel that VoterVoice, a FiscalNote Company is not following its stated privacy policies, please contact VoterVoice.

AGC Houston
September 18, 2019