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We’re in the home stretch

Dear Friend, Thanks to you, we’re in the home stretch. Hundreds of volunteers like you have take our term limit petition to family reunions, block parties, Movies in the Parks, church gatherings, and festivals across our city. Our… Read More

Tribune: Go ahead, sign Pat Quinn’s term limits petition

The Take Charge Chicago petition drive for a binding referendum on mayoral term limits was featured in an editorial in the Chicago Tribune. “If they have their way,” they wrote, referring to Rahm Emanuel and his City Council… Read More

WTTW: Pat Quinn’s Quest to Term-Limit Chicago Mayors

CHICAGO – Pat Quinn was recently featured on Chicago Tonight discussing the importance of mayoral term limits to issues like campaign finance reform. Despite the opposition of Rahm Emanuel, term limit petition passers will continue to collect signatures… Read More

WLS: Pat Quinn pushes for mayoral term limit in Chicago

Take Charge Chicago was recently featured in a WLS story, discussing Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s attempts to keep the people from getting the chance to vote on terms limits for the office of Mayor. “I really feel it’s unfortunate… Read More

Chicago Term Limit Petition Passers Intend to Fight City Hall Tyranny

  Won’t Allow the Most Insecure Big-City Mayor in America to Keep Binding Term Limit Referendum Off the Ballot CHICAGO – Pat Quinn and term limit petition passers intend to fight City Hall tyranny and keep passing mayoral… Read More

They’re at it again

Dear Friend, Underhanded political games. They’re at it again! I testified during the Chicago City Council meeting today because, in election after election, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and his City Council allies have used a political maneuver to crowd… Read More

Long-Time Chicago Reform Leader Prof. Dick Simpson Endorses Petition Drive for November 6 Binding Referendum to Term Limit Chicago’s Mayor

University of Illinois at Chicago political science professor and former Chicago alderman Dick Simpson joined Pat Quinn to endorse the grassroots petition drive for a binding November referendum imposing term limits on the office of Chicago’s mayor. Of… Read More

Chicago Sun-Times: Pat Quinn Defends Term Limits Petition

CHICAGO – Take Charge Chicago was recently featured in the Chicago Sun-Times, where Pat Quinn defended the Take Charge Chicago petition for mayoral term limits. Voters in 21 Illinois communities have used binding referendums to impose term limits on… Read More

Tribune: Quinn seeks two-term limit for Chicago mayors — including Rahm Emanuel

CHICAGO – Take Charge Chicago was featured in an article in the Chicago Tribune, where Pat Quinn discussed the positive effects of term limits on the mayor of Chicago with respect to campaign finance reform and other aspects of… Read More

Grassroots Petition Drive for Nov. 6 Binding Referendum to Term Limit Chicago’s Mayor Passes Halfway Mark in Signatures

  Mighty Volunteer Effort Needed to Meet 100,000 Signature Goal by August 6 Filing Deadline for the November 6 Election CHICAGO – Of the 10 largest cities in the United States, only Chicago does not have a term… Read More