Gloria Schaffer

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Gloria Schaffer
65th Secretary of the State of Connecticut
In office
January 3, 1971 – January 3, 1978
Governor Thomas J. Meskill
Ella T. Grasso
Preceded by Ella T. Grasso
Succeeded by Henry S. Cohn

Gloria Schaffer served as Connecticut's Secretary of State from 1971 to 1978. In 1976 she was also a candidate for U.S. Senator in Connecticut but lost to Republican incumbent Lowell Weicker. She later served on the Civil Aeronautics Board.[1]


  1. ^ Stone, Greg (13 July 1978). "Gloria Schaffer slides into political oblivion". The Day. Retrieved 9 February 2013. 

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Party political offices
Preceded by
Joseph Duffey
Democratic Party nominee for United States Senator (class 1) from Connecticut
Succeeded by
Toby Moffett