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An inside look at local elections with Denise Merrill

Voting Blue States
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FILE - In this Aug. 6, 2020, file photo, Katrina McKelvin of New London, Conn., deposits her absentee ballot for the Aug. 11 primary in a special box that has been set up outside the New London City Hall. As Republicans roll back access to the ballot, Democratic lawmakers have been quietly moving to expand voting rights. (AP Photo/Susan Haigh, File)

In June, Denise Merrill ended her 11-year career as Connecticut Secretary of the State.   During her three consecutive terms, she worked to modernize Connecticut’s voting system and make it more accessible.  Denise Merrill joins us on the phone to talk about her experience.

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