November 8, 2016
by Jack Kramer | November 8, 2016 8:47am
(Updated 3:00 p.m.)
NEW HAVEN, CT — A steady but not overwhelming crowd of New Haven voters showed up at City Hall bright and early Tuesday morning to take advantage of Connecticut’s first-ever Election Day Registration (EDR) in a presidential election.
Longer lines at some of New Haven’s other polling locations started to form mid-morning and ballots at a Hartford polling place had the wrong state representative candidates listed.
November 7, 2016
by Christine Stuart | November 7, 2016 2:00pm
November 3, 2016
by Christine Stuart | November 3, 2016 1:17pm
HARTFORD, CT — With less than a week left in the campaign, House Democratic leadership said they want to change Connecticut’s election clean law in a way that would create a challenge to Citizens United. Republican legislative leaders called the move hypocritical and desperate.
November 2, 2016
by Christine Stuart | November 2, 2016 1:00pm
HARTFORD, CT — In 2010, Bridgeport ran out of ballots. And in 2014 Hartford voters at some polling places were unable to vote first thing in the morning because the official voter check lists had not been delivered on time.
November 1, 2016
by Christine Stuart | November 1, 2016 4:30am
HARTFORD, CT — Connecticut’s top election regulator said insinuations that in-person voter fraud is rampant and that the election is somehow rigged are concerns being “ratcheted up by Mr. Trump” and “there’s no factual basis behind any of it.”
October 25, 2016
by Christine Stuart | October 25, 2016 4:30am
Connecticut Republican Party Chairman JR Romano is accusing, in an election complaint, a Democratic state Senate candidate of violating clean election laws by likening his Republican opponent to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.
October 24, 2016
by Jack Kramer | October 24, 2016 10:16pm
October 21, 2016
by Christine Stuart | October 21, 2016 11:00am
In the last and final presidential debate, the two major party candidates were asked if they would accept the results of the election. One candidate’s answer has alarmed voters, election officials, and pundits across the nation, and has divided the party in Connecticut.
September 30, 2016
by Christine Stuart | September 30, 2016 10:30am
First it was the state’s largest business lobby. Now it’s smaller special interests groups who are harnessing the power of so-called “independent expenditures.”
September 29, 2016
by Cara Rosner | September 29, 2016 12:55pm
Online and social media efforts have significantly increased the number of Connecticut residents who are registered to vote in the upcoming presidential election, according to state officials.