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It’s time for Connecticut to require every citizen to vote

It is time to require every citizen of Connecticut to vote. As the governor, secretary of the state, state legislators, and registrars around the state address the challenges of making this November’s elections work, we should not lose sight of our election system’s two greatest problems — low voter participation and an electorate that is not fairly reflective of all the state’s people.

Posted inPolitics

Same Day Registration Makes Sense for Nutmeg Voters

Connecticut has another opportunity to show the way forward on progressive reform. While many other states are suppressing the vote through strict new voter ID requirements, restrictions on community voter registration drives and shortened early voting periods, Governor Dannel Malloy and Secretary of the State Denise Merrill are championing legislation to expand voter participation. A […]

Posted inMoney

Same Day Registration Makes Sense for Nutmeg Voters

Connecticut has another opportunity to show the way forward on progressive reform. While many other states are suppressing the vote through strict new voter ID requirements, restrictions on community voter registration drives and shortened early voting periods, Gov. Dannel Malloy and Secretary of the State Denise Merrill are championing legislation to expand voter participation. A […]