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 $6,076,373.02
2 Illinois PAC for Education (IPACE) $3,611,733.90
3 Laborers' Political League - Great Lakes Region $2,784,606.91
4 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers PAC $2,191,069.49
5 REALTORS® Political Action Committee $2,033,364.18
6 Illinois Federation of Teachers COPE $1,960,994.19
7 The Burnham Committee $1,927,632.95
8 Dignity CA SEIU - United Long Term Care Workers Local 6434 $1,500,529.09
9 Personal PAC Inc $1,214,076.18
10 Finishing Trades of Chicago Corp PAC $1,036,443.40
11 Carpenters Helping in the Political Process (CHIPP) $984,165.68
12 Service Employees Internantional Union United Healthcare Workers West $902,291.14
13 Stand for Children IL PAC $857,716.22
14 Illinois Pipe Trades PEF $684,862.15
15 UAW Illinois PAC $661,739.31
16 Illinois Trial Lawyers Assn PAC $634,339.83
17 Service Employees International Union 1000 Candidates PAC $591,078.91
18 Illinois Hotel & Motel Pac (IHMPAC) $587,903.58
19 Chicagoland Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $584,391.00
20 IBEW Local Union 134 State & Municipal PAC $540,922.05
21 People for Natarus $524,532.32
22 Illinois Laborers' Legislative Committee $514,724.87
23 Illinois CPA's for Political Action $514,493.97
24 Dent-IL-PAC, the Political Action Comm of the IL State Dental Society $495,049.44
25 Cable Television & Communication Assn PAC $480,676.54
26 Illinois Hospital Assn PAC (IHA PAC) $456,171.10
27 Credit Union Political Action Council CUPAC IL $445,284.48
28 AT&T Illinois Employee PAC $431,816.06
29 Illinois State Medical Society PAC $429,946.63
30 UFCW Local 881 PAC $424,716.85
31 Service Employees International Union Local 721 CTW $418,761.47
32 Associated Fire Fighters of IL PAC $393,144.74
33 Illinois Health Care Assn PAC $369,768.05
34 Ameren IL PAC $347,771.29
35 The Pipe Fitters' Assn, Local 597 PAC $347,681.46
36 SEIU Healthcare Illinois Indiana PAC $339,246.70
37 Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $333,425.22
38 Cicero Voters Alliance (The Larry Dominick Team) $328,395.95
39 Illinois Democratic County Chairs' Assn $324,884.78
40 Community BANCPAC $320,533.60
41 Administrative District Council 1 of IL $304,683.51
42 North Central IL Laborers Council PAC $299,430.74
43 Downstate Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $294,500.30
44 Teamsters Local Union No.731 PAC $291,061.29
45 Sprinkler Fitters Local 281, UA Political Education Fund $284,270.75
46 IUOE Local 399 Political Education Fund $276,446.06
47 Building Owners and Managers Assn PAC $274,476.46
48 State Universities Annuitants Assn Action Committee or SUAACTION $274,415.17
49 Illinois Bankers' PAC $269,401.97
50 Chicago Journeymen Plumbers' LU 130 $268,386.74