| We respect the privacy of our visitors and all those who come in contact with our office - be it in-person, through our Web site, or by mail, phone, or email. We therefore try to collect only such personal information as is needed to provide the information, service, or assistance that you request.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT AUTOMATICALLY
If you visit our Web sites to browse, read, or download information:
Your Web browser automatically sends us (and we may retain) information such as the:
-Internet domain through which you access the Internet (e.g., yourServiceProvider.com if you use a commercial Internet service provider, or yourSchool.edu if you use an Internet account from your school);
-Internet Protocol address of the computer you are using;
-type of browser software and operating system you are using;
-date and time you access our site;
-and the Internet address of the site from which you linked directly to our site.
OTHER INFORMATION WE COLLECT
HOW LONG WE KEEP INFORMATION
We may keep information that will collect for an unlimited period of time.
Please note that electronic communication, particularly e-mail, is not necessarily secure against interception. Please do not send sensitive data (e.g., Social Security, bank account, or credit card numbers) by e-mail or Web form.
126 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515