Former Democratic Congressman Brian Baird, left, and former GOP state Rep. Chris Vance say a new political-action committee, Washington Independents, will support centrist candidates unaffiliated with a political party.
Former Democratic Congressman Brian Baird, left, and former GOP state Rep. Chris Vance say a new political-action committee, Washington Independents, will support centrist candidates unaffiliated with a political party. Erika Schultz Seattle Times
Former Democratic Congressman Brian Baird, left, and former GOP state Rep. Chris Vance say a new political-action committee, Washington Independents, will support centrist candidates unaffiliated with a political party. Erika Schultz Seattle Times

New state political group will throw its support behind so-called ‘centrist’ candidates

November 19, 2017 08:00 AM