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 $5,339,733.95
2 Illinois PAC for Education (IPACE) $2,781,719.96
3 The Burnham Committee $1,876,265.66
4 REALTORS® Political Action Committee $1,738,432.86
5 Dignity CA SEIU - United Long Term Care Workers Local 6434 $1,500,529.09
6 Laborers' Political League - Great Lakes Region $1,349,156.23
7 Finishing Trades of Chicago Corp PAC $1,061,651.73
8 Personal PAC Inc $1,018,839.66
9 Service Employees Internantional Union United Healthcare Workers West $902,291.14
10 Carpenters Helping in the Political Process (CHIPP) $863,419.44
11 Stand for Children IL PAC $849,173.91
12 Illinois Federation of Teachers COPE $651,639.29
13 Service Employees International Union 1000 Candidates PAC $591,078.91
14 Chicagoland Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $578,034.82
15 Illinois Trial Lawyers Assn PAC $568,698.06
16 Illinois CPA's for Political Action $546,198.69
17 Illinois Laborers' Legislative Committee $543,350.65
18 UAW Illinois PAC $528,427.95
19 People for Natarus $524,532.32
20 IUOE Local 399 Political Education Fund $475,768.03
21 Credit Union Political Action Council (CUPAC) IL $470,125.74
22 Illinois State Medical Society PAC $451,362.78
23 IBEW Local Union 134 State & Municipal PAC $439,873.58
24 Illinois Hotel & Motel Pac (IHMPAC) $425,181.60
25 Service Employees International Union Local 721 CTW $418,761.47
26 AT&T Illinois Employee PAC $404,627.29
27 Cable Television & Communication Assn PAC $398,615.44
28 Administrative District Council 1 of IL $393,791.38
29 Ameren IL PAC $391,257.52
30 Dent-IL-PAC, the Political Action Comm of the IL State Dental Society $373,372.73
31 The Pipe Fitters' Assn, Local 597 PAC $372,497.98
32 Community BANCPAC $353,632.53
33 Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters $352,936.09
34 Illinois Health Care Assn PAC $335,488.47
35 Illinois Hospital Assn PAC (IHA PAC) $334,532.22
36 Illinois Pipe Trades PEF $334,392.86
37 Building Owners and Managers Assn PAC $292,206.33
38 Illinois Optometric Assn PAC $290,006.10
39 INCS Action PAC $284,878.19
40 American Property Casualty Insurance Assoc. Pol. Acct. $283,385.04
41 Teamsters Local Union No.731 PAC $282,086.89
42 Alliance of Illinois Taxpayers NFP $260,468.56
43 Illinois Gaming Machine Operators Assn $252,693.23
44 Illinois Bankers' PAC $252,634.76
45 Stephens Political Action Committee NFP $248,871.62
46 Associated Fire Fighters of IL PAC $245,347.02
47 Local 157 PAC Fund $240,911.20
48 Cicero Voters Alliance (The Larry Dominick Team) $216,099.96
49 North Central IL Laborers Council PAC $213,520.51
50 Iron Workers Local Union No 1 IPEF Fund $207,188.58