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Gov Lamont, Secretary of the State discuss upcoming general election

State officials are reminding voters about approaching deadlines and will outline public health protocols put in place to ensure the safety of voters and volunteers.

WEST HARTFORD, Conn — Governor Ned Lamont and Secretary of the State Denise Merrill are holding a news conference Tuesday morning to discuss the upcoming general election.

The state officials reminded voters about approaching deadlines regarding the election and outlined public health protocols.

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the State of Connecticut has put protocols in place to ensure the safety of all voters and volunteers while at the polls.

Lamont and Merrill will be joined by the Department of Public Health Acting Commissioner Dr. Deidre Gifford and other state and local officials.