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 $7,434,767.09
2 Illinois PAC for Education (IPACE) $2,647,715.20
3 Chicagoland Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $2,397,149.13
4 REALTORS® Political Action Committee $1,894,661.52
5 Illinois Federation of Teachers COPE $1,893,537.98
6 The Burnham Committee $1,870,976.80
7 Personal PAC Inc $1,638,291.86
8 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers PAC $1,564,728.39
9 Dignity CA SEIU - United Long Term Care Workers Local 6434 $1,500,529.09
10 Carpenters Helping in the Political Process (CHIPP) $1,493,733.59
11 Finishing Trades of Chicago Corp PAC $1,106,916.63
12 Illinois Laborers' Legislative Committee $1,075,473.71
13 Laborers' Political League - Great Lakes Region $998,089.62
14 Health Care Council of IL PAC $960,538.97
15 Service Employees Internantional Union United Healthcare Workers West $902,291.14
16 Stand for Children IL PAC $843,115.25
17 IUOE Local 399 Political Education Fund $752,378.38
18 The Pipe Fitters' Assn, Local 597 PAC $736,043.30
19 Illinois Pipe Trades PEF $609,077.55
20 Illinois CPA's for Political Action $596,444.87
21 Service Employees International Union 1000 Candidates PAC $591,078.91
22 IBEW Local Union 134 State & Municipal PAC $560,627.79
23 American Property Casualty Insurance Assoc. Pol. Acct. $556,053.04
24 People for Natarus $524,532.32
25 UAW Illinois PAC $523,442.22
26 Illinois Hotel & Motel Pac (IHMPAC) $490,834.15
27 Administrative District Council 1 of IL $477,377.05
28 Cable Television & Communication Assn PAC $464,075.00
29 Chicago Teachers Union PAC (Illinois Federation of Teachers) $430,644.91
30 Service Employees International Union Local 721 CTW $418,761.47
31 Associated Fire Fighters of IL PAC $402,807.91
32 Credit Union Political Action Council (CUPAC) IL $400,105.40
33 Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters $398,501.20
34 Ameren IL PAC $391,517.94
35 Illinois Trial Lawyers Assn PAC $377,254.99
36 North Central IL Laborers Council PAC $367,793.95
37 AT&T Illinois Employee PAC $367,103.47
38 Dent-IL-PAC, the Political Action Comm of the IL State Dental Society $359,412.08
39 Illinois Health Care Assn PAC $352,215.01
40 Teamsters Local Union No.731 PAC $351,135.89
41 Community BANCPAC $341,552.02
42 Cicero Voters Alliance (The Larry Dominick Team) $327,334.93
43 Illinois Hospital Assn PAC (IHA PAC) $321,846.59
44 Illinois Democratic County Chairs' Assn $295,840.49
45 Building Owners and Managers Assn PAC $288,132.83
46 Local 157 PAC Fund $280,701.57
47 Illinois Women's Institute for Leadership Training Academy $274,810.66
48 Alliance of Illinois Taxpayers NFP $269,458.56
49 Illinois Bankers' PAC $267,806.72
50 Illinois State Medical Society PAC $266,456.76