Two Connecticut Ballot Questions on the November 6, 2018 Ballot
The nonpartisan Office of Legislative Research has compiled 2018 Ballot Question background information approved by the General Assembly’s joint standing Committee on Government Administration and Elections in accordance with Section 2-30a of the Connecticut General Statutes.
The League of Women Voters of Connecticut has published Positions on the two November 2018 Ballot Questions.
Resources for Voting and Voter Registration
Wilton Registrar of Voters/Election Department is a great source for information pertaining to elections and voter registration. Their web page contains information on voter registration eligibility requirements, a link to verify if you are registered to vote, locations for in person voter registration, election day registration information, a link to find your polling place, information on polling places, a link to online voter registration and registration updates, information on voting in the Annual Town Meeting and Special Town Meetings, the absentee ballot application and so much more.
Verification of voter registration is available directly on the Voter Registration Lookup.
Voter registration is available directly on the State of Connecticut’s Online Voter Registration System
Other General Resources for Voter Information
Find Your Legislators
How Do I Choose a Candidate in Connecticut? (LWV Education Fund)
Vote411.org Election Information You Need (LWV Education Fund): Enter your address to find your polling place, or use the guide to see the races on your ballot, compare candidates' positions side by side, print out a sample ballot and much more.
Resources for tracking legislation and legislative voting records:
Vote Smart: A nonprofit and nonpartisan organization that provides information about current elected officials, candidates, issues, legislation, and voting.
Connecticut General Assembly Bill Tracking
Connecticut General Assembly Bills by Subject Search
The United States Senate
The United States House of Representatives
Library of Congress-Congress.Gov
League of Women Voters Links
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