About four weeks from August 11 primary day, ballots are being printed for absentee voting starting July 21. The pandemic has led Governor Ned Lamont to issue an executive order allowing all eligible primary electors to vote by absentee by checking the Covid-19 box.
In-person voting will also be available. Check out select sample ballots below that also include primaries for state legislative seats. Joe Biden is on the presidential top line by virtue of a lottery pick by Secretary of the State Denise Merrill. Endorsed candidates follow on the top line.
On Wednesday the State Elections Enforcement Commission approved a $30,575.00 public campaign grant for State Rep. Antonio Felipe who’s being challenged by Downtown businessman Kelvin Ayala also vying for public dough. The deadline to submit the application is 5 p.m. Friday.