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Tuesday is the Final Day to Register to Vote in Advance of Election Day

Secretary of the State Denise Merrill Encourages Eligible Connecticut Voters to Register

HARTFORD – Tuesday, October 26th is the final day for eligible Connecticut residents to register to vote in advance of Election Day. Potential voters can register at by 11:59 pm Tuesday, in person at their registrars of voters’ office in town hall between the hours of 9:00 am and 8:00 pm, or by mail so long as the registration is postmarked by Tuesday, October 26th. Connecticut residents can check their registration and look up their polling place at

Connecticut also has Election Day Registration, but Secretary of the State Denise Merrill is strongly encouraging potential Connecticut voters to register in advance and skip any lines that may form on Election Day.

“Tuesday is the last day to register before Election Day. Every Connecticut voter must and will have the opportunity to cast their ballots safely and securely. If you aren’t yet registered, don’t wait! Register now at or your local town hall, and make a plan to vote on Election Day. Your vote is your voice.” - Connecticut Secretary of the State Denise Merrill


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