Political spam

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I don’t know what to make of this spam. Registering to vote put me on this list?

From: Voter Emailing Company
To: xian
Date: May 24

You are receiving this email as a registered voter. If you would prefer not to hear from us by e-mail, please click on the link at the bottom of this message and you will be automatically removed from this e-mail list.

Elected officials, candidates and advocacy groups supporting specific candidates for office would like to contact you through periodic e-mail regarding important issues. Electronic communication provides you with the ability to:

  • Tell candidates what issues you think are important.

  • Get information about relevant events when they occur in your local area.

  • Learn more about candidates running for office so you can make an informed choice on Election Day.

Please follow the instructions at the bottom of this message if you do not wish to receive e-mail from your elected officials.

Thank you for your time.

Voter Emailing Company
1612 K St.,
Suite 500
Washington, DC 20009

I’m pretty sure I don’t want this, but they phrase it in a way that leaves me slightly confused.