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 Laborers' Political Action and Education League $3,091,482.78
2 Chicagoland Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $1,762,318.78
3 The Burnham Committee $1,602,758.20
4 Dignity CA SEIU - United Long Term Care Workers Local 6434 $1,500,529.09
5 Illinois PAC for Education (IPACE) $1,474,902.55
6 REALTORS® Political Action Committee $1,410,224.24
7 Illinois Federation of Teachers COPE $1,244,540.88
8 Laborers' Political League - Great Lakes Region $974,707.61
9 Finishing Trades of Chicago Corp PAC $958,541.31
10 Stand for Children IL PAC $954,505.57
11 Service Employees Internantional Union United Healthcare Workers West $902,291.14
12 Personal PAC Inc $836,830.55
13 Carpenters Helping in the Political Process (CHIPP) $830,568.60
14 The Pipe Fitters' Assn, Local 597 PAC $673,750.51
15 Service Employees International Union 1000 Candidates PAC $591,078.91
16 Illinois Trial Lawyers Assn PAC $575,868.79
17 Illinois Hotel & Motel Pac (IHMPAC) $551,323.75
18 Illinois CPA's for Political Action $544,861.84
19 People for Natarus $524,532.32
20 Illinois Pipe Trades PEF $521,099.32
21 UAW Illinois PAC $495,828.36
22 Credit Union Political Action Council CUPAC IL $471,796.28
23 Dent-IL-PAC, the Political Action Comm of the IL State Dental Society $462,495.91
24 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers PAC $443,202.89
25 Illinois State Medical Society PAC $432,333.74
26 Service Employees International Union Local 721 CTW $418,761.47
27 Cable Television & Communication Assn PAC $416,559.09
28 Property Casualty Insurers Assn of America Political Account $397,962.04
29 SEIU Healthcare Illinois Indiana PAC $384,989.01
30 Illinois Hospital Assn PAC (IHA PAC) $381,567.72
31 Illinois Bankpac $352,655.27
32 IUOE Local 399 Political Education Fund $350,551.23
33 AT&T Illinois Employee PAC $331,925.36
34 Ameren IL PAC $325,236.81
35 Associated Beer Distributors of IL PAC $311,125.45
36 Community BANCPAC $302,561.21
37 UFCW Local 881 PAC $299,440.88
38 Chicago Teachers Union PAC (Illinois Federation of Teachers) $275,542.54
39 North Central IL Laborers Council PAC $262,394.32
40 Associated Fire Fighters of IL PAC $246,579.16
41 Building Owners and Managers Assn PAC $244,577.07
42 IBEW Local Union 134 State & Municipal PAC $239,666.15
43 Planned Parenthood Illinois Action PAC $233,969.52
44 Illinois Health Care Assn PAC $233,610.21
45 Stephens Political Action Committee NFP $228,510.18
46 Sprinkler Fitters Local 281, UA Political Education Fund $218,124.33
47 Illinois AFL-CIO COPE $212,701.07
48 Downstate Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $211,311.21
49 Health Care Council of IL PAC $204,107.57
50 Illinois Road Builders PAC $197,063.02