Democracy Happens™ Network

Websites for Grassroots Congressional Advocacy Groups

Acceptable Use Policy

Non-Commercial Use Only

As stated in the Terms of Service, the Democracy Happens Network is intended for non-commercial use by progressive congressional advocacy groups.

Not A Media Storage, Backup or Download System

In addition, the Democracy Happens Network is not, and should not be used as, a storage, backup or download utility. While we work hard to ensure the quality of the service, we cannot guarantee that we can backup large files or large quantities of files.

Please make sure that you have your own backup copy of all photos, videos, and information you upload and share on the Democracy Happens Network stored elsewhere, either on your computer’s hard drive, or in an actual online storage, cloud, or backup account.

Upload / Usage Limits

In order to keep the costs of hosting and maintaining the Democracy Happens Network down, Snowboard Mommy Productions reserves the right to restrict websites that have over-used, or are at risk of over-using features that require large amounts of CPU power, bandwidth, and/or storage space. These features include but are not limited to: photo and video uploads, streaming video, PDF generation and email sending. Whenever possible, Snowboard Mommy Productions will contact the groups that are at risk of over-use before limiting or restricting access to the feature being over-used.

Use of Copyrighted Material

Please do not upload or otherwise include copyrighted material on your Democracy Happens website without direct, specific permission from the copyright owner. This includes, but is not limited to music, videos, photos, web graphics or “clipart”.

If you submit pictures, videos, other electronic media, poetry/prose or other writing for inclusion on the Democracy Happens Network, whether by electronic or other means, you give permission for Snowboard Mommy Productions to use the materials on its website(s), and confirm that you have the authority to grant such permission to Snowboard Mommy Productions and the Democracy Happens Network.

Family Friendly

All postings to the Democracy Happens Network should be made in good taste, in a family-friendly spirit. Democracy Happens mainly leaves it up to group leaders to decide the level of acceptable taste for their individual websites, however, Snowboard Mommy Productions does reserve the right to remove any users or groups that contain inappropriate content without notice or refund.

For more information, please see also the Terms of Service, Anti-Spam and Privacy policies.

If you have any questions regarding the Acceptable Use Policy, please contact us.

Last Updated February 5, 2017