The legislature should embrace this chance to decrease congestion at the polls on Election Day and improve the chances of vulnerable people to safely cast their ballots. When more people have a chance to make their voices heard through expanded access to the ballot, it strengthens democracy for all of us. The ACLU-CT calls on this Committee to support full no-excuse absentee voting for all voters in Connecticut, applying what we as Connecticut voters have learned during the past two years of the pandemic: that absentee voting is safe, effective, and accessible.
H.J.R. 114, A Resolution Proposing an Amendment to the State Constitution to Permit No Excuse Absentee Voting