No on Initiative 185 Privacy Policy

Effective Date: July 27, 2018 

This Privacy Statement describes the types of information we collect on, how we may use that information and with whom we may share it. We also tell you how you can reach us to update your contact information or remove your name from our contact list.

Information We Collect About You is a website intended for adults 18 years of age and older only.  We collect information from and about you. allows you to sign up to receive communications and resources about Initiative 185 that will be on the November ballot in Montana. also allows you to join the coalition.  To do so, we ask you for certain personal information (such as your name, phone number, e-mail address and postal address), so we can provide you with information about Initiative 185.

We also collect information when you send us a message or when you contact us. We may also collect information about you from third parties.

Other Information We Collect

We collect information about your computer and Internet usage.  We collect this information using technologies like “cookies” and “web beacons,” as explained below. We might collect personal information about users over time and across different websites when you use this website.  We may also utilize third parties that may collect personal information in a similar manner.

Tracking Technologies

We – or third parties we work with – use several common passive data collection technologies. These may include cookies, web beacons, and similar technologies.

Like many companies, we use “cookies” on this website. Cookies are bits of text that are placed on your computer’s hard drive when you visit certain websites.

We may use advertising networks, analytics providers and other such companies to, for example, serve targeted advertisements or analyze the performance of the site. These companies may use their own unique identifiers and other technologies to collect information, which may include collection of geolocation information.  Use of these technologies is within their control and not ours.

We may use social media plug-ins, such as Facebook or Twitter, on the site.  They may be able to collect information about you, including your activity on this site, and they may notify your connections on the social networking platform about your use of this site. Such services may also employ unique identifiers which allow your activity to be monitored across multiple websites for purposes of delivering more targeted advertising to you.  Please note that their privacy policies may be different from our own and we encourage you to read them.


We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service.

Google Analytics: Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

You can opt-out of making your activity on our Service available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, and dc.js) from sharing information with Google Analytics about visits and activity. For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page:

Facebook pixel:  
The Facebook pixel is an analytics tool that allows us to measure the effectiveness of our advertising by understanding the actions people take on our website. Data collected in this way is anonymous to us, which means we cannot see the personal data of individual users. However, this data is saved and processed by Facebook. Facebook can connect this data with your Facebook account and use it for its own advertising purposes, in accordance with Facebook’s Data Policy which can be found at

Twitter pixel: 
The Twitter pixel is an analytics tool that allows Twitter to learn whether you’ve interacted with certain web or email content. This helps Twitter measure and improve our Service and personalize your experience. The Twitter pixel is used to measure ad performance, track conversions, and create tailored audiences. Details about Twitter’s policies for conversion tracking and tailored audiences can be found at

Our Do-Not-Track Policy

Some browsers have a “Do Not Track” feature that lets you tell websites that you do not want to have your online activities tracked. This website is not designed to respond to “do not track” signals received from browsers.

We Use Information as Disclosed and Described Here

We use information to respond to your requests or questions, as well as to communicate with you regarding Initiative 185, which may include e-mail, mail, telephone and social media communications. We also use information to look at website trends and for security purposes. We also use information as otherwise permitted by law.

Information We Share

We share information as described and disclosed here. We may also share information as described to you at the time we collect it. We may share the information you provide with the sponsors of the No on I-185 – Montanans Against Tax Hikes Committee. We will not share your information for the purpose of these sponsors marketing their products to you.

We also may share information provided by our website visitors with service providers we have retained to perform services on our behalf. In addition, we may disclose information about you (i) if we are required to do so by law or legal process, (ii) to law enforcement authorities or other government officials, or (iii) when we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity.

Your Choices

You can opt out of receiving communications from No on I-185 – Montanans Against Tax Hike by contacting us as specified in the How to Contact Us section below and telling us you would like to opt of No on I-185 – Montanans Against Tax Hike communications.

You may also be able to control cookies and tracking tools. Your browser may give you the ability to control cookies. How you do so depends on the type of cookie. Certain browsers can be set to reject browser cookies. Flash cookies cannot be controlled through your browser settings. To control flash cookies, which we may use on certain websites from time to time, you can go to:

Not all tracking described here will stop if cookies are deleted or blocked. Choices you make are both browser- and device-specific.

The Site and Minors

This site is intended for adults 18 years of age and older only. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under 18. If you are a parent or legal guardian and think your child has given us information, you can contact us as specified in the How to Contact Us section below. Parents, you can learn more about how to protect children’s privacy on-line at:

Links to Other Websites

We may provide links to other websites for your convenience and information. These sites operate independently from These websites may have their own privacy statements in place, which we strongly suggest you review if you visit any linked websites. This Privacy Statement does not apply to those websites. We are not responsible for other websites or any use of such websites.


The Internet is not 100% secure. We cannot promise that your use of our website will be safe. We encourage you to use caution when using the Internet.

Updates to Our Privacy Statement

This Privacy Statement may be updated periodically and without prior notice to you to reflect changes in our online information practices. We will post a prominent notice on this website to notify you of any significant changes to our Privacy Statement and indicate at the top of the statement when it was most recently updated or provide other appropriate notice to you.

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions or comments about this Privacy Statement, or if you would like us to update information we have about you or your preferences, please contact us at [email protected]