Denise Merrill

Connecticut primary pulled just 20 percent of voters

Aug 18, 2014

In Connecticut's statewide Republican primary last week, just 20 percent of eligible voters in Connecticut showed up at the polls. The overall low turnout raises some questions about what could be done differently.

What primaries are in your Conn. district on Tuesday?

Aug 11, 2014

Tuesday is primary day in Connecticut, and in addition to the higher-profile race between Tom Foley and John McKinney for the Republican spot on the gubernatorial ticket this fall, there are a nearly 30 other races across the state. Republicans will also choose their nominees for lieutenant governor and comptroller. And both Republicans and Democrats in many communities will choose their candidates for state Senate and House of Representatives seats.

Conn. launches voter registration app

May 21, 2014
Secretary of the State's website

Connecticut Secretary of the State Denise Merrill says state residents with valid driver’s licenses can now register to vote using an app on their smartphones and tablets.  The app can be downloaded here.