Connecticut voting issues

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Election and registration information

Voting machines

2008 election

For the 2008 election Connecticut used the following voting machines. For a county-by-county list of the specific machines (and the source for this section) see Verified Votings' Verifier tool.

Main article: Voting machines

Direct-Recording Electronic (DRE) machines with a paper trail:

Optical scan machines:

Governmental election authorities

Secretary of State Susan Bysiewicz


Contact information:

  • Legislation and Elections Administration Division
  • 30 Trinity Street, Hartford, CT 06106

Mailing Address:

  • Secretary of the State
  • PO Box 150470
  • Hartford, CT 06115-0470
  • Toll Free: 1-800-540-3764
  • Phone: (860) 509-6100
  • Fax: (860) 509-6127
  • Telephone Device for Hearing Impaired: 509-6191

Election threats

Voting machine verification and security

  • For an extensive log of voting machine problems, see the VotersUnite! report on election incidents.[1]

State and local non-governmental election organizations - Blog and voting integrity watchdog - Coalition organizing voters to observe post-election audits

League of Women Voters

LWV of Connecticut, Jara Burnett, President

  • 1890 Dixwell Avenue, #113
  • Hamden, CT 06514-3183
  • Phone: 203-288-7996
  • Fax: 203-288-7998
  • E-mail:

Local Leagues: - Voting integrity advocates

Articles and resources

See also

Election law


External resources

Poll location

Election Protection hotlines

Voting information

Voting rights

Voting requirements

Election officials, election reform groups, and elected officials

Absentee voting

Disabled voters

Student voting rights

State ballot

  • See how organizations you trust recommend you vote on ballot measures and other statewide contests at TransparentDemocracy.


  • Help in other languages from the U.S. Election Assistance Commission. 中文, 日本語, 한국어, Tagalog, Tiếng Việt, Español

Voting machines

External articles