Take Charge Chicago, P.O. Box 8048, Chicago, IL 60680 info@takechargechicago.org 1-773-999-2016

We did it!

Dear Friend, We turned in 86,481 signatures to place a referendum on the November 6 ballot asking whether there should be a two-term limit on the office of Mayor of Chicago. Together, we were able to cart 6,108… Read More

Turn in your petitions!

You can turn in your petitions this weekend at any of the following locations, which will also include a notary! Saturday, August 4 10:00am – 6:00pm 216 N. Jefferson Street, Suite 200 Chicago, 60661 12:00 noon – 2:00pm… Read More

Gazette Chicago: Take Charge Chicago still pushes for mayoral term limits

Pat Quinn was featured in Gazette Chicago, discussing the importance of filing petitions on the Monday, August 6 deadline for a referendum to term limit the mayor. “When we file our petition on August 6, we’ll show there is a… Read More

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