Last updated: January 12, 2021
This Cookies Policy explains what Cookies are and how the Cook Political Report ("the Company", “CPR,” "We", "Us" or "Our" at 600 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington DC) uses them.
Cookies are small files that are placed on the site user’s (“You,” “Your,” “Site Visitors”) computer, mobile device or any other device by a website, containing details of your browsing history on that website among its many uses. Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about You may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from Cookies.
Site Visitors to the website, which is accessible from https://cookpolitical.com, should read this policy to understand what type of cookies CPR uses, or the information We collect using Cookies and how that information is used.
CPR does not store sensitive personal information, such as mailing addresses, account passwords, etc. in the Cookies We use.
The use of the Cookies
Type of Cookies We Use
Cookies can be "Persistent" or "Session" Cookies. Persistent Cookies remain on
your personal computer or mobile device when You go offline, while Session
Cookies are deleted as soon as You close your web browser.
We use both session and persistent cookies for the purposes set out below:
- Necessary / Essential Cookies
Administered by: CPR
Purpose: These Cookies are essential to provide You with services available through the Website and to enable You to use some of its features. They help to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts. Without these Cookies, the services that You have asked for cannot be provided, and We only use these Cookies to provide You with those services.
- Cookies Policy / Notice Acceptance Cookies
Administered by: CPR
- Functionality Cookies
Administered by: COR
Purpose: These Cookies allow us to remember choices You make when You use the Website, such as remembering your login details or language preference. The purpose of these Cookies is to provide You with a more personal experience and to avoid You having to re-enter your preferences every time You use the Website.
- Tracking and Performance Cookies
Administered by: CPR and Third Parties (Datawrapper, Infogram, YouTube, Google Analytics, Adobe Analytics)
Purpose: These Cookies are used to track information about traffic to the Website and how users use the Website. The information gathered via these Cookies may directly or indirectly identify you as an individual visitor. This is because the information collected is typically linked to a pseudonymous identifier associated with the device you use to access the Website. We may also use these Cookies to test new pages, features or new functionality of the Website to see how our users react to them.
- Targeting and Advertising Cookies
Administered by: Third Party (Facebook)
Purpose: These Cookies track your browsing habits to enable Us to show advertising which is more likely to be of interest to You. These Cookies use information about your browsing history to group You with other users who have similar interests. Based on that information, and with Our permission, third party advertisers can place Cookies to enable them to show adverts which We think will be relevant to your interests while You are on third party websites.
- Social Media Cookies
Administered by: Third Party (AddThis)
Purpose: In addition to Our own Cookies, We may also use various third
party plug-ins from social media networking websites such as Facebook,
Instagram, Twitter or Google+ to report usage statistics of the Website
and to provide social media features. These third party plug-ins may store
Cookies. We do not control these Social Media Cookies. Please refer to the
relevant social media networking's website privacy policies for
information about their cookies.
Your Choices Regarding Cookies
If You do not accept Our Cookies, You may experience some inconvenience in your use of the Website and some features may not function properly.
If you have any questions about this Cookies Policy, You can contact us.