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Thursday, February 27, 2014

Duff’s Quiet Campaign for Majority Leader Goes Public

By Mark Pazniokas

www.ctmirror.org
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Sen. Bob Duff: Setting sights on leadership post. Contributed photo

Sen. Bob Duff, D-Norwalk, was described today by a variety of political sources as the likely successor to Sen. Martin Looney, D-New Haven, as majority leader, the result a quiet campaign waged in preparation for the day the job became open.

That day has arrived.

Senate President Pro Tem Donald E. Williams, D-Brooklyn, surprised his colleagues Wednesday with the news he will not seek another term, clearing the way for Looney to assume the top leadership post.

In an instant, a private campaign by Duff to move into leadership became public.

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