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10/25/2020 - Connecticut Does Not Allow Us to Offer Early Voting

We are receiving many calls about the type of "early voting" that is being displayed on television news, consisting of a small number of polling locations open prior to election.

Connecticut does not allow early voting due to a restriction in the State Constitution. Connecticut voted to uphold this restriction in a statewide referendum in 2014. While we hear and understand the demand for that service to be offered today, unfortunately it is not in our power as local officials to offer it even if we wanted to.