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After a Fashion
Where and with whom did Stephen sally forth this Fourth of July? And what else happened in town on this party weekend.
"...from the deck of PR and real estate whiz Robert Nash's West Austin home. The view was great, but..."

July 8, 2005 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...On Feb. 26, state Sen. Rodney Ellis, D-Houston, announced a settlement in connection with the ongoing..."

March 5, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Capitol Chronicle
An Update on Work in Progress at the Lege
"...Defense Bill (SB 7, sponsored by Houston Democrat Rodney Ellis), which has passed the Senate and is pending in..."

April 27, 2001 News Column by Michael King

Death Watch: As Execution Pace Quickens, a 30-Day Stay for Barbee
Meanwhile, Randy Halprin loses 5CA appeal and Rodney Reed supporters fight for justice
"...right to decide the defense. Barbee's appellate attorney, Richard Ellis, filed a last-minute petition in August saying the court's..."

Sept. 27, 2019 News Feature by Brant Bingamon

Playback – Typecast: David Yow & Brett Bradford
Scratch Acid and the Jesus Lizard in their new roles, plus a Twin Peaks themed concert
"...but pivotal role" in Under the Silver Lake, David Robert Mitchell's much anticipated follow-up to horror hit It Follows,..."

Sept. 21, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

The 2016-17 Austin Music Awards’ Texan Tower of Song
Thirty-five years of AMAs? More like 181 years of Texas on one stage, on one night!
"...(he whose name shall not be spoken) troubled one Robert Plant, exiled former local. Not that year, actually. In..."

March 10, 2017 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Texas Book Festival 2016: The Full List
TBF hosts Don DeLillo, Thomas Dolby, Emma Cline, 277 more
"...Fall Max Porter, Grief Is the Thing With Feathers Robert Olen Butler, Perfume River Robin Wasserman, Girls on Fire..."

Sept. 15, 2016 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Satchel Paige and the Kansas City Swing
The script for this baseball play is a bit wobbly, but Austin Playhouse fields a strong production for the win
"...There's a lot happening in Trey Ellis and Ricardo Khan's story about Negro League legend Satchel..."

Feb. 26, 2016 Arts Review by Shanon Weaver

Yes Yes: Sundance Announces 2014 Class
Austinites a-plenty in Competition and NEXT slates
"...the first-ever feature-length documentary profile of MLB pitcher Dock Ellis, who famously threw a no-hitter in 1970 whilst tripping..."

Dec. 4, 2013 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

UPDATE: Senate Filibuster in Progress
Close to vote on SB5; clock ticking
"...provision of a back brace by Houston Sen. Rodney Ellis. A senator filibustering is not allowed any "assistance." Point-of-order..."

June 25, 2013 News Post by Michael King

Lege Lines
This week the Lege takes on wrongful convictions, medical marijuana, and dark money
"...he did not commit. SB 1611, by Sen. Rodney Ellis, D-Houston, and Sen. Robert Duncan, R-Lubbock, requires broad open-file..."

May 17, 2013 News Column

Where's Your Evidence?
Advances in forensic science have made physical evidence increasingly crucial in criminal justice – but the practice of preserving and maintaining that evidence is often underfunded, poorly managed, or just plain sloppy
"...jacket resembled one regularly worn by Busby's now-deceased uncle Robert Donnell, who the defense claims was obsessed with Busby..."

Feb. 15, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The War on Women's Health
To attack Planned Parenthood, lawmakers undermine health care ... and promote more abortions
"...legislative session, in a budget rider authored by Sen. Robert Deuell, R-Greenville. Deuell walks an interesting line on women's..."

April 22, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Criminally Innocent
How can you be exonerated of a crime that never happened?
"...in Texas and throughout the U.S.," state Sen. Rodney Ellis, D-Houston, said in an e-mail. "It is estimated that..."

Nov. 5, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Sundance Announces Shorts Program
Texans get the nod
"...Charlie and the Rabbit (Directors: Rodrigo Ojeda-Beck and Robert Machoian) -- Charlie, a four year-old who loves Bugs..."

Dec. 8, 2009 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Criminal Justice: From Headlines to Humane
"...Bill 308, shepherded passionately by its author, physician Sen. Robert Deuell, R-Greenville, seeks to legalize hypodermic-needle-exchange programs run by..."

May 11, 2007 News Feature by Jordan Smith

On the Lege
Tired arguments and middle-aged men set anti-woman agenda
"...of State Health Services; and HB 859, by Rep. Robert Talton, R-Pasadena, requiring doctors to retain fetal tissue from..."

April 20, 2007 News Column by Jordan Smith

Capitol Briefs
"...Bill 966 to the floor. Authored by Sens. Rodney Ellis, D-Houston; Robert Duncan, R-Lubbock; and Chuy Hinojosa, D-McAllen, it's..."

April 20, 2007 News Column

General Jackson
Artist and historian Jack Jackson remembered by those who knew him well
"...adorned books such as Abel G. Rubio's Stolen Heritage; Robert Wooster's Soldiers, Sutlers, and Settlers; Robert H. Thonhoff's El..."

Aug. 11, 2006 Arts Feature by Margaret Moser

Rent
Despite the grating, workmanlike direction of Chris Columbus, this boisterous film is a vivacious, wiseacre musical and an inarguable morality lesson: Love is all you need.
"...immigrant experience, albeit with gender- and race-bending pansexuality replacing Ellis Island’s influx of Eastern European Jewry and Irish, Italian,..."

Nov. 25, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Lege Notes
Odds and ends – mostly odds – from beneath the pink granite dome
"...Republican senators and the education community. Still, as Sen. Robert Duncan, R-Lubbock, said in a hearing on Monday, the..."

Aug. 5, 2005 News Column

Naked City
Politicos get wild at Sine Die parties
"...Club, we met one of the good guys, Randall Ellis of the Lesbian/Gay Rights Lobby of Texas. Asked why..."

June 10, 2005 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Top 10 Media Stories
The year in print and broadcasting
"...of righteousness when Austin's Viacom-owned KEYE-TV fired sports anchor Robert Flores after he muttered the f-bomb on an outtake..."

Jan. 7, 2005 News Feature

Fostering Family Values
The Legislature engages in its biennial exercises in gay-bashing -- families be damned.
"...at least temporary chagrin of the bill's sponsor, Rep. Robert Talton, R-Pasadena. (Perhaps to compensate for its inaction on..."

May 2, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Biennial Gay-Bashing
Right-wing legislators pursue anti-gay agenda once again.
"...Reps. Warren Chisum (HB 38), Sid Miller (HB 916), Robert Talton (HB 1911 and 194), and even the supposedly..."

April 11, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Naked City
Texas House passes Hate Crimes bill; mesasure goes to Senate.
"...could stumble, even though the proposal, sponsored by Rodney Ellis, D-Houston, cleared its first major hurdle when it passed..."

April 27, 2001 News Feature by Amy Smith

Letters at 3AM
Actions are our only true belongings.
"...ward -- on Staten Island, a ferry ride from Ellis, where our grandparents entered this country 90-ish years ago...."

Feb. 16, 2001 Column by Michael Ventura

Postscripts
Why is Congress Avenue Booksellers closing?
"...Ya-Ya Sisterhood should plan on attending debut novelist Helen Ellis' reading at BookPeople on February 3 at 7pm. Her..."

Jan. 28, 2000 Books Column by Clay Smith

The Spirit of 76th
The Presidential Card
"...foster parents, sponsored by Reps. Warren Chisum, R-Pampa, and Robert Talton,R-Pasadena, respectively, also met a timely end. Chisum Goes..."

June 18, 1999 News Column by Erica C. Barnett

Writer-at-Large
"...among them are "precocious," "intellectual," and "gifted and talented." Robert Draper, who before the second grade would have been..."

May 14, 1999 Books Feature by Clay Smith

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