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Farrar: Repeal 24-Hour Waiting Period for Abortion
Ultrasound law has not stopped women from seeking procedure
"...Rep. Jessica Farrar, D-Houston, announced Wednesday that she will file legislation to..."

March 6, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Lawmaker Files Bill Penalizing Male Masturbation
HB 4620 highlights absurdity of intrusive anti-choice bills
"...slew of bills regulating women’s health care, Rep. Jessica Farrar, D-Houston, has put forth a bill on the final..."

March 13, 2017 News Post by Mary Tuma

Son Volt Hasn’t Changed
Jay Farrar’s trio lets the songs do the heavy lifting live
"...customary between-song knee-slappers and witty anecdotes. Friday night, Jay Farrar left no ticket unsold under the same roof as..."

Nov. 16, 2015 Music Post by Neph Basedow

One Fast Move
Ben and Jay's excellent adventure
"...Jay Farrar and Ben Gibbard wasted no time last night at..."

Jan. 28, 2010 Music Post by Doug Freeman

Schieffer's House
Ranking Texas Democratic Reps come out for gubernatorial candidate
"...the House Democratic Campaign Committee: Democratic Caucus Chair Jessica Farrar, D-Houston; Democratic Caucus Leader Jim Dunnam, D-Waco, and Pete..."

Aug. 26, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Microbrewers Bill Alive but 'On Life Support'
Farrar's HB 2094 gets out of committee
"...Houston Rep. Jessica Farrar's bill to allow Texas microbreweries to sell their product..."

May 6, 2009 News Post by Lee Nichols

"We Are Defining When Life Begins"
Address by Rep. Jessica Farrar, D-Houston, to the House May 28, 2003

June 6, 2003 News Feature

Life Worth Livin'
Looking for a way out with Jay, Jeff, and the gang
"...Optimism is in short supply, whether from Jay Farrar's clock-punchers in "Graveyard Shift" and "Factory Belt" or Tweedy's..."

April 4, 2003 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

Jay Farrar
"...Jay FarrarTerroir Blues (Artemis) How long can you be introspective and..."

Sept. 19, 2003 Music Feature by Jerry Renshaw

Jay Farrar, Anders ParkerThe Mercury, January 27
"...Jay Farrar, Anders ParkerThe Mercury, January 27 Most of us couldn't..."

Feb. 9, 2001 Music Review by Christopher Hess

Jay Farrar & Benjamin Gibbard
"...Jay Farrar & Benjamin GibbardOne Fast Move or I'm Gone: Music..."

Dec. 25, 2009 Music Review by Doug Freeman

Millions for Propaganda ... Nothing for Women's Health
Texas heavily underwrites anti-abortion centers, while slashing reproductive care
" advocates are following legislation filed by Rep. Jessica Farrar, D-Houston, that would require more stringent reporting requirements for..."

April 17, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

New Campaign Keeps Up Pro-Choice Fight
Coalition of groups unveil multiyear repro health policy effort
"...Rep. Jessica Farrar, D-Houston, re-introduced a bill (HB 709) that would repeal..."

Feb. 13, 2015 News Post by Mary Tuma

Texas Lege's War on Women
June 23, 2013. 22 photos.
"...(left), Rep. Donna Howard, D-Austin (behind), and Rep. Jessica Farrar, D-Houston (right)...."

June 24, 2013 Photo Gallery

Live Shots
"...the Uncle Tupelo coin -- black and white. Jay Farrar and Son Volt have grown comfortable near the country-blues..."

Nov. 22, 1996 Music Feature

The Future of Cannabis Is Now
Three SXSW panels explore how education can change lives if policies keep up with the industry
"...justice. At the Offsetting Cannabis’ Sustainability Crisis panel, Graham Farrar will present various cultivation techniques for energy-efficient cannabis growing..."

March 11, 2022 Features Feature by Jessi Cape

Reproductive Rights Advocates Prepare for the Fight
Groups, lawmakers relaunch "Trust. Respect. Access." campaign
"...of the Texas House Women’s Health Caucus, Rep. Jessica Farrar, D-Houston, specifically took aim the WRTK booklet. Her HB..."

Feb. 9, 2017 News Post by Mary Tuma

Son Volt’s Surprise Show Stays Secret
“It really wasn’t a surprise, was it?” asked Jay Farrar
"...Group frontman Jay Farrar likewise seemed typically lukewarm in engaging the crowd, but..."

April 18, 2016 Music Post by Doug Freeman

New Campaign Renews Pro-Choice Fight
New reproductive health policy campaign seeks to reverse damage of anti-choice laws
"...of the Texas House Wom­en's Health Caucus, Rep. Jessica Farrar, D-Houston, re-introduced a bill (HB 709) that would repeal..."

Feb. 20, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Chair Cuts Off Questions, Passes HB 2
More than 1,000 voices left unheard
"...committee – Reps. Turner, Helen Giddings, D-Dallas, and Jessica Farrar, D-Houston, each wanted an opportunity for more discussion –..."

July 3, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Falling Cars and Junkyard Dogs: Portraits of a Musical Life
Those looking for mentions of Jeff Tweedy should turn elsewhere
"...and Junkyard Dogs: Portraits of a Musical Lifeby Jay Farrar Soft Skull Press, 192 pp., $15.95 (paper)..."

June 21, 2013 Music Feature by Doug Freeman

Shaming Girls in Crisis
Lawmakers seek to restrict 'bypass' abortions
"...beyond a reasonable doubt). Moreover, Carter's bill, Rep. Jessica Farrar, D-Houston, noted, would require a judge to base the..."

May 2, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Big Wheel Keep On Turning
Bluegrass, new grass, song grass, tropical grass – roll some Old Settler's Music Fest
"...album awash in pedal steel, twin fiddles, and Jay Farrar hearkening the classic style in sound and lyrics. While..."

April 19, 2013 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Playing Games with Pain
Laubenberg bill would ban abortion after ‘fetal pain’
"...In a testy exchange with Houston Dem Rep. Jessica Farrar, Laubenberg exasperatedly assured Farrar that a list of studies..."

April 15, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Tour de France 2012: Stage 5
Germany's Andre Greipel wins the stage
"...Speaking of showing some effort, it wouldn't hurt Tyler Farrar (USA) to make an attempt in the final sprint..."

July 6, 2012 Sports Post by Larysa Pachulski

Point Austin: Dick Brown's Hermit Crabs
The outcries of HURF should make Austinites hurl
"...Austin-basher) Dick Brown and North­rop Grum­man project manager Mark Farrar, ostensibly on behalf of the 45,000 (their number) out-of-city..."

Feb. 24, 2012 News Column by Michael King

Urban Coyotes: Meet the neighbors
Keeping coyotes at bay without messing with the ecosystem
"...coyote on your porch gets a higher score. Randy Farrar, a biologist with TPWD, traps high-scoring coyotes and euthanizes..."

May 2, 2008 News Feature by Melissa Gaskill

Naked City
House Members not Keen on Bill that would allow pharmacists to interject moral, religious judgement into birth control scrips
"...That explanation didn't fly with Rep. Jessica Farrar, D-Houston, who challenged Corte's intent for more than an..."

April 22, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

"...once seated the fact that Son Volt kingpin Jay Farrar has no stage presence to speak of became a..."

Oct. 2, 1998 Music Feature

Music Reviews
"...for new efforts from songwriters Jeff Tweedy and Jay Farrar. 1995 first saw Tweedy's Wilco releasing A.M. and, more..."

Nov. 10, 1995 Music Feature

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