Comment Policy

I welcome you and your comments on my social media pages (Senator Trakel).

The purpose of these pages is to provide a way for me to inform and engage with my constituents, friends, family members, and other businesses, entities, or interested persons.

You are encouraged to submit comments, questions, and concerns... but please note these are moderated online discussion sites and not public forums.

Therefore, I, Chris Trakel, reserve the right to block/hide accounts/comments that use vulgar language, personal attacks of any kind, or comments I deem to be offensive or disparaging.

Furthermore, I reserve the right to block accounts that:

  • Do not use a real name and/or real profile picture;

  • Are unrelated to the purpose of the social media page or are not topically related to the specifics of the posting;

  • Are clearly off-topic or disruptive;

  • Promote or incite illegal or fraudulent transactions or activities;

  • Use fighting words, graphic or gratuitous violence, vulgar language (this includes masked words (***), acronyms, and abbreviations), profanity, nudity, obscene or indecent language or sexual content, or false representations of fact;

  • Threaten, intimidate, harass, or defame any person or organization;

  • Constitute “spam,” such as content that appears to be from internet bots, fake accounts, or repetitive, copy-paste statements;

  • Are chain letters, pyramid schemes, or fraudulent or deceptive messages;

  • Are commercial in nature, such as advertising, promotion, or endorsement of services, people, or products, or solicitation of funds without prior consent by Chris Trakel;

  • Promote particular services, products, or political organizations or campaigns;

  • Contain personally identifiable information about another individual;

  • Misrepresent the account owner's identity or affiliation;

  • Infringe on copyrights or trademarks;

  • Advocate illegal activity;

For official communication, please email Sen. Trakel at

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Chris Trakel

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Chris Trakel is a retired U.S. Marine combat veteran. Use of his military rank, job titles, and photographs in uniform does not imply endorsement by the Department of the Navy or the Department of Defense.