I deeply respect your privacy.  My office will not collect or disclose personal information about you when you visit this site.  If however, you correspond with my office by e-mail, we will use the information you willingly provide to respond to your requests or concerns in order to serve your needs.  I strongly recommend that you do not send me your Social Security Number or other sensitive information by e-mail because this is not an encrypted or secure system.  If you need to disclose this information, I suggest that you use the U.S. Postal Service or visit my District office in Hartford.

While my office does not collect information from you when you visit this site, the U.S. House of Representatives may.  The information collected by the House of Representatives is used for site management purposes only.  The following is a list of personal information that the U.S. House of Representatives collects:

  • The name of the domain from which you access the Internet (for example, aol.com, if you are connecting from an America Online account).
  • The date and time you access our site. 
  • The Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to my site or the Internet address of the computer used to link to our site.

For more information on the House of Representatives use of this data please visit the Security and Policy Notice.