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CT Presidential Primary Postponed to August 11 Image

ELECTION & VOTER INFORMATION VOTER EDUCATION RESOURCES

ELECTION UPDATES: Due to public health concerns regarding COVID-19, Governor Ned Lamont announced that Connecticut's Primary was moved to Tuesday, August 11, 2020. 

Secretary Merrill’s 2020 Voting Plan and Absentee Ballot Opinion

This year due to the Covid-19 pandemic, it is more important than ever for voters to have “a plan” to participate in the primary elections on August 11. Secretary of the State Denise Merrill held a press conference on May 5, 2020 announcing plans and changes (that were made after conferring with Town Clerks and Registrars) to make sure that Connecticut’s upcoming elections are “safe, secure and accessible to all voters”.

 

The leaders you elect make decisions that affect you - your job, your health care, your energy costs, and your security.

LWV Voter registration table

The League of Women Voters Education Fund conducts voter service and citizen education activities. It is a nonpartisan nonprofit public policy educational organization, which:

  • Builds citizen participation in the democratic process.
  • Studies key community issues at all government levels in an unbiased manner.
  • Enables people to seek positive solutions to public policy issues through education and conflict management. Donations to the Education Fund, a 501(c)(3)corporation, are fully tax-deductible where allowed by law.

Will you be eligible to vote in Connecticut's Presidential Primary?

Unaffiliated? Registered as an Independent? Or 17 years old? CLICK HERE  to find out if you will be eligible to vote in Connecticut's Presidential Primary on Tuesday, August 11, 2020. To print, CLICK HERE and download the PDF.

Frequently Asked Questions about Voting in Connecticut

CLICK HERE to read the Voter FAQs. To print, CLICK HERE and download the PDF.  This document will be updated on a regular basis to ensure up-to-date information from the Secretary of State's Office.

CLICK HERE for more Election and Voter Information

Whether it's your 1st or 51st time voting, get all your questions answered about upcoming elections,  info on registering to vote, who the candidates are, voting by absentee ballots, voting at the polls, and more.
 

CLICK HERE for more Voter Education Resources

Are you educating and registering new voters in your area in 2020? Visit our Voter Education Resources page to find support for all your voter engagement and education efforts.

 

 

 

PDF List of Online Voter Resources

Register to Vote

Voting in Connecticut

LWVCTEF Debate Standards 

  • Debate Standards
  • Online Voter Guide: In even-numbered years, there will be an online guide to candidates for statewide offices. In odd-numbered years, Local Leagues may have Voters' Guides of candidate profiles for local offices. Local Voters' Guides will be found by way of the Local League sites.

Know Your State and Federal Officials

Find Your Legislator: Once you enter your address and town, the page seems to refresh as a blank form. But, scroll down below the search engine window and you will find all your current state and federal representatives listed, with links to their websites and more contact information.

Help Maintain Integrity of CT's Elections

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