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 $5,202,606.17
2 The Burnham Committee $1,926,097.93
3 REALTORS® Political Action Committee $1,854,308.06
4 Illinois PAC for Education (IPACE) $1,707,584.37
5 Health Care Council of IL PAC $1,595,199.56
6 Dignity CA SEIU - United Long Term Care Workers Local 6434 $1,500,529.09
7 Finishing Trades of Chicago Corp PAC $1,120,977.76
8 Laborers' Political League - Great Lakes Region $1,113,416.11
9 Personal PAC Inc $1,086,990.95
10 Chicagoland Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $932,850.72
11 Service Employees Internantional Union United Healthcare Workers West $902,291.14
12 Stand for Children IL PAC $774,916.63
13 SEIU Illinois Council PAC $772,977.83
14 Carpenters Helping in the Political Process (CHIPP) $757,462.09
15 Illinois Laborers' Legislative Committee $678,517.89
16 IBEW Local Union 134 State & Municipal PAC $647,449.69
17 Illinois Federation of Teachers COPE $598,839.39
18 Service Employees International Union 1000 Candidates PAC $591,078.91
19 IUOE Local 399 Political Education Fund $558,102.08
20 Illinois CPA's for Political Action $550,688.68
21 UAW Illinois PAC $529,720.51
22 People for Natarus $524,532.32
23 Illinois Trial Lawyers Assn PAC $514,103.96
24 Illinois Hotel & Motel Pac (IHMPAC) $509,475.96
25 Credit Union Political Action Council (CUPAC) IL $465,686.76
26 Cable Television & Communication Assn PAC $442,869.57
27 Service Employees International Union Local 721 CTW $418,761.47
28 Administrative District Council 1 of IL $389,825.26
29 Illinois Health Care Assn PAC $389,552.81
30 AT&T Illinois Employee PAC $383,245.84
31 Ameren IL PAC $376,652.38
32 SEIU Local 73 Bi-Partisan PAC $374,737.84
33 Illinois Hospital Assn PAC (IHA PAC) $355,484.07
34 Illinois Bankers' PAC $350,112.17
35 Dent-IL-PAC, the Political Action Comm of the IL State Dental Society $326,559.62
36 Community BANCPAC $318,798.30
37 Alliance of Illinois Taxpayers NFP $302,416.95
38 Chicago Teachers Union PAC (Illinois Federation of Teachers) $297,756.02
39 Building Owners and Managers Assn PAC $297,353.57
40 Cicero Voters Alliance (The Larry Dominick Team) $296,931.69
41 INCS Action PAC $284,756.94
42 Planned Parenthood Illinois Action PAC $252,083.28
43 Illinois Optometric Assn PAC $247,358.13
44 Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $241,480.26
45 Illinois Pipe Trades PEF $237,120.99
46 The Pipe Fitters' Assn, Local 597 PAC $236,156.95
47 SEIU Healthcare Illinois Indiana PAC $235,908.42
48 Teamsters Local Union No.731 PAC $230,149.29
49 Illinois Gaming Machine Operators Assn $229,077.52
50 IL Automobile Dealers Assn - CAR of Illinois $228,736.24