Primary Election Voter Registration Deadline: April 23 by-mail, April 27 in-person
Primary Election Date: April 28
General Election Deadline Voter Registration Deadline: October 29 by-mail, November 2 in-person
ID Requirements for Voting: ID is requested, non-photo is acceptable. If no ID is presented, a voter can sign an affidavit affirming their identity
Absentee Voting: An excuse is required to obtain an absentee ballot. Completed ballots must be received before the close of polls on Election Day. View the list of valid excuses and download the application for an absentee ballot here.
Gender Gaps in Representation
Connecticut ranks 16th in the country for women’s representation in State Legislatures.
Connecticut Congressional Delegation
Connecticut State Legislature
Connecticut had higher voter turnout for both men and women than the United States overall in the 2016 Elections.
Percent Voter Turnout by Gender
Percent Voter Turnout by Race
Other races not shown due to population size