Rich Smith

Rich Smith

Rich Smith is The Stranger's associate editor. He writes about politics, books, and performance. You can read his poems at

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Elections 2023 Thu 9:30 AM

Teresa Mosqueda Announces King County Council Campaign

And She's Coming In Swinging With Nearly 90 Endorsements

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News Feb 1 9:43 AM

Seattle City Council Member Tammy Morales Announces Reelection Campaign

So Far, She's One of Only Two Incumbents Who Wants to Keep Her Job

News Jan 27 8:00 AM

Assistant Attorney General Sarah Reyneveld Is Running for King County Council

She Hopes to Replace Outgoing Member Jeanne Kohl-Welles in District 4

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City Jan 19 11:11 AM

End of an Era

Sawant Showed Seattle What Was Possible (Even When No One Listened)

State of the State 2023 Jan 18 12:42 PM

The Stranger’s 2023 Bill Tracker

A Big List of Promising and Not-So-Promising Proposals to Fix the State’s Polycrisis

State of the State 2023 Jan 11 1:08 PM

The Stranger’s Big-Ass Preview of Washington's 2023 Legislative Session

Guns! Abortion! Housing! Police Reform! Health Care! Taxing the Rich! And Steamrolling the GOP! Or Not.

State of the State 2023 Jan 10 4:33 PM

Are We Going to Tax the Rich or What?

Probably Only If You Scream at Your State Reps for the Next Several Years

Food & Drink Dec 2 4:08 PM

Lost Cat

Vito's Is on the Hunt for Stolen Cougar Taxidermy

Dance Nov 8 12:11 PM

The Seasons' Canon Took My Head Off

Pacific Northwest Ballet's Latest Show Is One of the Best I've Seen