Susan Hutchison named new state GOP chair

By | August 26, 2013 | Comments

Former KIRO TV anchor Susan Hutchison is replacing Kirby Wilbur as the chair of the Washington State Republican Party.

Wilbur resigned last month to take a job with the Young America’s Foundation in Washington D.C.

The state GOP party announced the news on its Facebook page on Saturday following a runoff vote between Hutchison and Luanne Van Werven, who has been serving as the interim chair.

The Seattle Times has a more details about Saturday’s election.

Hutchison ran for King County Executive in 2009 but was defeated by Dow Constantine.




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