Denise Merrill

Absentee Ballots
John Froschauer / AP

Connecticut Secretary of the State Denise Merrill wants lawmakers to support constitutional amendments that would allow for early voting and no-excuse absentee ballots.

Conn. Secretary of the State Denise Merrill
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Connecticut’s Secretary of the State hired an intelligence analyst to combat online disinformation about voter fraud and the 2020 presidential election. The analyst contract ended in November, while misinformation about a stolen election ran rampant.

Conn. Secretary of the State Denise Merrill
Jessica Hill / AP

Connecticut Secretary of State Denise Merrill says the state has nearly finished counting all the votes in the 2020 election ahead of schedule, even after the state General Assembly gave them 96 extra hours to finish counting.

Voting sign at Wilbur Cross High School in New Haven on Election Day 2020
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Connecticut Secretary of the State Denise Merrill says nearly half of registered voters cast their ballot by noon on Election Day. 

Absentee Ballots
John Froschauer / AP

Connecticut’s Secretary of the State has thrown a lifeline to voters who sent in absentee ballots without a signature. Republicans say the lifeline is not fair to all voters.

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