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WTTW: Pat Quinn Pushing for Mayoral Term Limits, Elected Consumer Advocate

Quinn, who made a name for himself as a political gadfly, is pushing a new populist agenda he calls Take Charge Chicago, which calls for a two-term limit on Chicago’s mayor and the creation of a citywide elected consumer advocate. He is expected to head to City Hall on Wednesday to collect petition signatures to put his binding referendums on the November ballot….

The Take Charge Chicago campaign says in a statement that Wednesday’s signature drive at City Hall is aimed toward “beleaguered Chicago homeowners” who are being hit by Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s record high $543 million property tax hike to help pay pensions for police officers and firefighters.

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