The leaders you elect make decisions that affect you - your job, your health care, your energy costs, and your security.
The League of Women Voters Education Fund conducts voter service and citizen education activities. It is a nonpartisan nonprofit public policy educational organization, which:
- Builds citizen participation in the democratic process.
- Studies key community issues at all government levels in an unbiased manner.
- Enables people to seek positive solutions to public policy issues through education and conflict management.
Donations to the Education Fund, a 501(c)(3)corporation, are fully tax-deductible where allowed by law.
Voting in Connecticut
Find out about Candidates' Debates
The state League's Education Fund, LWVCTEF, organizes debates for candidates for the offices of U.S. Senator, Connecticut Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Secretary of the State, Attorney General, Comptroller, and Treasurer. League-trained moderators are available. Some local Leagues organize debates every year for each election; check your local League's website.
LWVCTEF Debate Standards & Timelines
Click below for a copy of the LWVCTEF's standards and timelines for organizing debates.
- Debate Standards
- Debate Timeline
- Debate Calendar
- "Online Voter Guide: In even-numbered years, there will be an online guide to candidates for statewide offices. In odd-numbered years, Local Leagues may have Voters' Guides of candidate profiles for local offices. Local Voters' Guides will be found by way of the Local League sites.
Know Your State and Federal Officials
Maps of Connecticut Voting Districts
the list of maps by the 2011 Redistricting Commission, including all the town maps and statewide maps
Help Maintain Integrity of CT's Elections
2016 Voters' Guide
The 2016 Voters' Guide included lists of all candidates running for Connecticut's federal and state offices. As in all even-numbered years, the Guide provides a link to the LWVUS's "Vote411" Voters' Guide, which this year will include responses from candidates running for President of the United States.
Fall 2017 Debates
2017 LWV Debates
Debates are added as they are scheduled.