Secretary of the State Denise Merrill says voter turnout was 14.4 percent, the lowest percentage since the current presidential preference primary in 1980.
Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and others are calling for support for bills that would expand access to voter registration and preserve voting rights.
Connecticut Republicans now know which candidates will be on the ballot when they go to the polls to vote in the state’s presidential preference primary April 24.
By Susan Haigh, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s new secretary of the state is asking lawmakers to grant her more authority and oversight to make sure elections run smoothly, such as requiring local […]
HARTFORD (AP) _ Connecticut’s incoming secretary of the state has named an Essex attorney and state representative as her deputy. Secretary of the State-elect Denise Merrill on Monday announced that fellow Democratic state Rep. James […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The chairman of the Connecticut Republican Party says he’s filing a complaint against a secretary of the state candidate for claiming to be an attorney despite not practicing law for decades. […]