CODE OF CONDUCT

The Washington State Democratic Central Committee has developed a Code of Conduct that covers every democrat, in every LD and County, and Affiliated Organization, in Washington State. WSDCC Code of Conduct

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Article I: Social Media Policy

Sec. 1) Members, officers and PCOs, if identifying themselves by title in a communication of any form, including online and social media, may only use the title of an official position, elected or appointed, within the organization, and such title may only be used in line with the duties of that position. No other communication may use a title referencing our organization.
 
Sec. 2) If a member, officer or PCO chooses to use an official title in a communication of any form, including online and social media, the message may not state a position or opinion on any matter unless such position or opinion is:

a) an official position of the organization as voted on by the membership, or

b) a position specified in the party platform or a resolution passed by the membership, or

c) approved by the Chair, his/her designee or the Communications committee, or

d) accompanied by an appropriate disclaimer indicating it is the opinion of the writer and not of the organization

 
Sec. 3) Under no circumstances may a member, officer or PCO engage in personal attacks or uncivil language against any individual or group.
 
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