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Voting & Elections 02.2.2024

Connecticut attorney general warns that ‘ranked choice voting’ could violate state Constitution

Cheri Quickmire weighs in on recent pushes for ranked choice voting in Connecticut.

Voting & Elections 02.2.2024

Here are the new laws going into effect in Connecticut on January 1st

An overview of the legislation that will go into effect in 2024.

Voting & Elections 10.2.2023

CT Insider: CT’s absentee ballot boxes are under fire amid Bridgeport investigation. Here’s what to know

"This does not demonstrate a problem with the boxes. It demonstrates a problem with the local officials in Bridgeport."

Voting & Elections 05.2.2023

Darien Times: Despite support, early voting won’t start in CT this year. Here’s why.

Cheri Quickmire talks about the disappointing response from state officials on early voting.

Voting & Elections 04.16.2023

CT Insider: CT bill could bar participants in the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol riot from holding office

The first section of the bill would render “permanently ineligible” anyone who has ever taken an oath of office and then “engages in insurrection or rebellion against the United States or gives aid or comfort to the enemies of the United States” from being “elected or appointed to any state or municipal office.”

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