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|65th Secretary of the State of Connecticut|
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.
- Stone, Greg (13 July 1978). "Gloria Schaffer slides into political oblivion". The Day. Retrieved 9 February 2013.
- "Connecticut Political Collection". University of Connecticut Libraries. September 2012. Retrieved 9 February 2013.
|Party political offices|
|Democratic Party nominee for United States Senator (class 1) from Connecticut