State-by-state Fights to Secure our Elections

COVID-19 remains a threat as we head toward the general election, and it is critical that our fall elections are carried out in a way that assures voters and election workers can participate safely. Here are a few of the cases we’ve filed on behalf of voters:

LWV Connecticut, with partners, filed a federal lawsuit seeking to make mail-in voting available to every eligible Connecticut voter during the COVID-19 pandemic. Even though 45,000 Connecticut residents have contracted COVID-19—including over 4,300 deaths so far—the state has retained one of the most restrictive mail voting systems in the nation for the November general election.

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