2020 Election

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House Democrats call the U.S. to reaching 200,000 COVID-19 related deaths a “grim milestone,” and are continuing to urge Republicans to work with them to pass another federal coronavirus relief package.

In this Feb. 26, 2020 file photo, using both the English and Spanish language, a sign points potential voters to an official polling location during early voting in Dallas.
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Connecticut election officials and the state bar association are recruiting lawyers and law school students to volunteer as poll workers in the upcoming election.

Katrina McKelvin of New London, Conn. on Aug. 6, 2020 deposits her absentee ballot for the Aug. 11 primary in a special box that has been set up outside the New London City Hall.
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Election officials in Connecticut’s towns and cities learned several lessons after the state’s primary election on what to expect for the upcoming general election. Most had to do with how absentee ballots were handled.

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Connecticut's local governments try to build confidence in the electoral process ahead of a hot presidential election amid of a pandemic.

Residents power their electronics and use wireless public internet access at Westport Town Hall beside a ballot drop box, Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, in Westport, Conn.
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The Connecticut Secretary of the State’s office has partnered with the National Guard to provide cybersecurity for the presidential election in November.