On January 17, 2006, Chief Petitioner David Chown submitted 40,988 signatures for Petition ID No. PDX 4, "Repeals City of Portland publicly funded campaign system; prohibits expenditures."
Signature verification will be completed by Febuary 16, 2006.
Campaign finance reports for the petitioner committee are due February 1, 2006.
The Auditor has prepared a Fact Sheet (PDF document, 50kb) about the signature verification process.