"GRACE" Act Crushed at Waco City Council on Aug. 2, 2022
(Guarding the Right to Abortion Care for Everyone)
Links to news stories
See video of Councilwoman Palmer appealing to the council to take up the GRACE ACT. Click me.
Waco television news outlets, including KXXV News 25, jump on the bandwagon after Councilwomen Kelly Palmer proposes a GRACE Act at Waco City Council Meeting July 19.
KXXV (ABC) on July 20, 2022. A GRACE Act for Waco? Click me.
Waco Tribune-Herald, July 31, 2022. “Waco to Weigh Local Grace Act”. Waco Trib jumps on board the narrative that Waco city council may vote to suppress police enforcement of Texas abortion bans. Click me.
This is an awful editorial in the Waco Tribune-Herald by a Baylor Religion professor and ordained Baptist minister. "City Divided over GRACE Act." July 24, 2022. Professor Blake Burleson. Click me.
Letter to the Editor battle in the Waco Tribune-Herald. 5 letters from the anti-abortion side opposing the GRACE Act. Click me.
Letter to the Editor battle in the Waco Tribune-Herald. 4 letters from the pro-abortion side supporting the GRACE Act. Click me.
Article about Council meeting of August 2 by Waco conservative journalist Donna Garner “Waco City Council Meeting, I Was There." Donna Garner. Donna played a big role in urging the big turn out.
"25 bullet points about the Battle of Waco City Council." Key takeaways regarding Council meeting of August 2 by Pro-Life Waco’s John Pisciotta. A lot of info and insight. Click me.
“Cities Across U.S. Pass Resolutions Deprioritizing Prosecuting Illegal Abortions.” Carole Novielli. Article in Live Action News on how what happened in Waco can be a model and encouragement to other cities in Texas and other states with abortion bans. Click me.
KWTX (CBS) on August 2 Waco City Council Meeting. Click me.
KXXV (ABC) on August 2 Waco City Council Meeting. Click me.
Waco Tribune-Herald, “Mayor questions city’s role on abortion”. Mayor Dillon Meeks clearly implies that the GRACE Act will not come up for a vote before the Waco City Council. Click me.
Full video of Waco City Council Meeting of August 2, 2022. The over two hours of GRACE Act testimony begins at the 1 hour 14-minute mark of the video.