HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Secretary of the State Denise Merrill says absentee ballot voting by military members stationed overseas improved dramatically in Connecticut between 2010 and 2012. Merrill says 94 percent of absentee ballots requested […]
It has been argued that “granny” might not be able to vote if they make her have a voter ID. But seriously, why all the concern about taking the extra measure of a voter ID to make sure that every vote cast in a United States election is a legally qualified vote, including “granny’s”?
There are many Americans who do not have a government issued ID. In our country there is no requirement to carry ID. If you do not have a government ID, that does not make you a criminal. That does not make you unworthy of voting.
The House of Representatives voted Monday night to approve a bill that would allow eligible people to register to vote and cast their ballot on Election Day.
The State Elections Enforcement Commission took no action Wednesday on the nomination of a new elections watchdog.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Secretary of the State Denise Merrill say they’ll be pushing state lawmakers this year to approve legislation allowing voters to register on the web and on Election Day.
Ten Connecticut cities and towns hit hard by the recent autumn nor’easter are moving and consolidating their polling places for Tuesday’s municipal elections.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The mayor of Bridgeport has asked Connecticut election officials to keep the polls in his city open until 10 p.m., two hours past closing because of a ballot shortage. Nancy Nicolescu, […]