Committees

Political Action Committees

A political action committee (PAC) is a type of organization that gathers campaign contributions from members and spends those funds to support or oppose candidates, ballot initiatives, or legislation. These committees are subject to state and federal contribution limits.

Rank Committee Funds
1 LiUNA Chicago Laborers District Council $6,391,047.60
2 Illinois PAC for Education (IPACE) $2,984,752.77
3 The Burnham Committee $1,872,254.66
4 REALTORS® Political Action Committee $1,799,235.35
5 Dignity CA SEIU - United Long Term Care Workers Local 6434 $1,500,529.09
6 Chicagoland Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $1,475,323.24
7 Laborers' Political League - Great Lakes Region $1,329,921.17
8 Illinois Federation of Teachers COPE $1,229,816.19
9 Carpenters Helping in the Political Process (CHIPP) $1,079,745.44
10 Personal PAC Inc $1,065,137.71
11 Finishing Trades of Chicago Corp PAC $974,675.72
12 Service Employees Internantional Union United Healthcare Workers West $902,291.14
13 Illinois Laborers' Legislative Committee $896,054.51
14 Stand for Children IL PAC $849,211.22
15 Illinois CPA's for Political Action $615,293.13
16 UAW Illinois PAC $602,318.07
17 Service Employees International Union 1000 Candidates PAC $591,078.91
18 Illinois Pipe Trades PEF $575,733.32
19 Illinois Trial Lawyers Assn PAC $566,975.08
20 IUOE Local 399 Political Education Fund $556,405.61
21 The Pipe Fitters' Assn, Local 597 PAC $551,408.26
22 IBEW Local Union 134 State & Municipal PAC $533,231.92
23 People for Natarus $524,532.32
24 Illinois Hotel & Motel Pac (IHMPAC) $484,180.68
25 AT&T Illinois Employee PAC $446,566.21
26 Credit Union Political Action Council (CUPAC) IL $438,962.30
27 Illinois State Medical Society PAC $425,415.01
28 Service Employees International Union Local 721 CTW $418,761.47
29 Cable Television & Communication Assn PAC $415,423.29
30 Ameren IL PAC $414,688.73
31 Dent-IL-PAC, the Political Action Comm of the IL State Dental Society $387,238.91
32 Chicago Teachers Union PAC (Illinois Federation of Teachers) $382,073.32
33 Illinois Hospital Assn PAC (IHA PAC) $364,080.61
34 Community BANCPAC $355,976.44
35 Administrative District Council 1 of IL $354,708.01
36 Illinois Health Care Assn PAC $344,130.47
37 Teamsters Local Union No.731 PAC $325,028.89
38 Cicero Voters Alliance (The Larry Dominick Team) $324,119.90
39 Associated Fire Fighters of IL PAC $318,047.27
40 INCS Action PAC $292,460.13
41 Illinois Bankers' PAC $288,550.04
42 Building Owners and Managers Assn PAC $288,067.83
43 Illinois Optometric Assn PAC $280,453.68
44 North Central IL Laborers Council PAC $277,364.27
45 Alliance of Illinois Taxpayers NFP $262,468.56
46 Local 157 PAC Fund $258,524.34
47 American Property Casualty Insurance Assoc. Pol. Acct. $255,266.04
48 Illinois Democratic County Chairs' Assn $255,227.03
49 Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $232,089.15
50 Illinois Gaming Machine Operators Assn $218,188.05