Merrill Says Arrest Of State Lawmaker Shows Strength Of Election Law EnforcementThe arrest of a state lawmaker on election fraud charges underscores the strength of Connecticut's system of election law enforcement, Secretary of State Denise Merrill said Saturday.
Light Primary Turnout Reported State and local elections officials are reporting light turnout for Connecticut's primary, where Republicans are choosing their gubernatorial nominee and voters from both major parties are picking their candidates for state legislative races.
Light Turnout Predicted For Connecticut Primary Secretary of the State Denise Merrill is predicting light turnout for Connecticut's primary.
Merrill Encourages Schools To Close On Election DaySecretary of the State Denise Merrill is encouraging Connecticut schools to close on Election Day.
Secretary of the State Merrill on Marriage Equality
Officials React To Supreme Court Voting Rights DecisionNational and state officials responded Tuesday to the Supreme Court's decision on voting rights legislation. See the statements some of them issued.
Secretary Of The State Merrill Reaction To Court Decision
Republicans Win Top Ballot Line In NovemberState Republicans have won the top ballot line in this fall's election, based on a decision today from the Connecticut Supreme Court.
Connecticut Public Figures On Jim CalhounConnecticut public officials Thursday paid tribute to retiring UConn Men's Basketball Coach Jim Cahoun and offered their support for the new coach Kevin Ollie. Click here for a sampling.
Donovan Withdraws As Working Families CandidateNow Secretary of the State Denise Merrill says she's received a letter from Chris Donovan, officially withdrawing his candidacy from the Working Families Party nomination.
Primary Turnout at 19.2 and 27.7 PercentStatewide turnout in the August 14th primary was down from the primary two years ago, for both Republicans and Democrats.
Primary Recount Shows Importance Of Every Vote