The integrity of the August Primary is being questioned. Local election officials in the town of Enfield have received more than 200 absentee ballots weeks after the election. The State says these votes will not count.
Connecticut’s Secretary of the State Denise Merrill said during a normal primary election 20,000 people may vote absentee. This year, between the pandemic and the tropical storm, she estimates the number of absentee ballots cast could reach more than 300,000
The USPS has opened an investigation into a report that hundreds of absentee ballots in Enfield arrived to the town clerk well after election day.
Concerns that some polling places won’t have power restored in time for CT’s primary election tomorrow
Less than two days remain before Connecticut’s primary election day, however, some polling places in the state still need power restored after Tropical Storm Isaias knocked out power for hundreds of thousands this week.
Despite candidate’s arrest for assault, recount called in race for 2nd District Republican nomination
Thomas Gilmer – a candidate for the Republican nomination for the U.S. House seat in Connecticut’s 2nd District – was arrested for assault on the eve of the state’s delayed Primary election.
It’s Connecticut’S Primary Election Day and some may call it a perfect storm for many who are in the dark about their absentee ballots.
CT election officials expect absentee ballot onslaught, counting ballots may begin before Election Day
An absentee ballot controversy in Enfield is under investigation by the U.S. Postal Service, and Thursday State officials are preparing to refer the case to State Elections Enforcement. Meantime, local election officials say they need help counting what is expected to be an onslaught of absentee ballots cast in the November election.
EXETER, N.H. (AP) — A voter who was told she couldn’t wear an anti-Trump shirt at a polling place because it violated electioneering rules simply whipped it off and did her civic duty topless. The woman walked into a polling place in Exeter, New Hampshire, on Tuesday’s primary election wearing a “McCain Hero, Trump Zero” […]
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Attorneys for President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign are urging a federal judge in Las Vegas to block a state law and prevent mail-in ballots from going to all active Nevada voters less than eight weeks before the Nov. 3 elections and amid the coronavirus pandemic. The campaign argues in documents filed […]