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 $5,562,744.61
2 Illinois PAC for Education (IPACE) $2,883,510.68
3 Laborers' Political League - Great Lakes Region $2,327,171.34
4 Illinois Federation of Teachers COPE $2,154,779.30
5 REALTORS® Political Action Committee $2,049,268.34
6 The Burnham Committee $1,952,445.66
7 Chicagoland Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $1,877,500.85
8 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers PAC $1,551,839.04
9 Dignity CA SEIU - United Long Term Care Workers Local 6434 $1,500,529.09
10 Personal PAC Inc $1,224,923.80
11 Finishing Trades of Chicago Corp PAC $1,096,612.69
12 Service Employees Internantional Union United Healthcare Workers West $902,291.14
13 Stand for Children IL PAC $873,058.73
14 Illinois Trial Lawyers Assn PAC $772,169.31
15 Illinois Laborers' Legislative Committee $617,299.79
16 UAW Illinois PAC $603,791.42
17 Service Employees International Union 1000 Candidates PAC $591,078.91
18 Illinois Hotel & Motel Pac (IHMPAC) $583,935.58
19 Illinois Pipe Trades PEF $564,386.63
20 People for Natarus $524,532.32
21 IBEW Local Union 134 State & Municipal PAC $507,711.36
22 Dent-IL-PAC, the Political Action Comm of the IL State Dental Society $505,550.05
23 Carpenters Helping in the Political Process (CHIPP) $503,112.76
24 Illinois CPA's for Political Action $491,888.97
25 Credit Union Political Action Council CUPAC IL $479,191.62
26 Illinois Hospital Assn PAC (IHA PAC) $478,589.65
27 Illinois State Medical Society PAC $477,812.66
28 Cable Television & Communication Assn PAC $443,220.90
29 UFCW Local 881 PAC $433,790.55
30 Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $430,943.93
31 AT&T Illinois Employee PAC $418,974.47
32 Service Employees International Union Local 721 CTW $418,761.47
33 Property Casualty Insurers Assn of America Political Account $362,331.04
34 Illinois Health Care Assn PAC $354,838.05
35 Community BANCPAC $343,780.22
36 Associated Fire Fighters of IL PAC $336,932.41
37 Ameren IL PAC $336,169.95
38 Intl Union of Operating Eng Local 150 State County & Local Area PAC $334,446.10
39 Illinois Bankpac $333,177.96
40 Chicago Journeymen Plumbers' LU 130 $301,050.75
41 IUOE Local 399 Political Education Fund $299,934.17
42 Teamsters Local Union No.731 PAC $290,988.29
43 Twelve Counties Southwestern IL Laborers Dist Council PAC $282,730.26
44 Sprinkler Fitters Local 281, UA Political Education Fund $281,293.68
45 Building Owners and Managers Assn PAC $278,076.46
46 Teamsters' Volunteers in Politics $277,572.10
47 Downstate Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $271,366.05
48 American Federation of Teachers Local 604 COPE $270,129.55
49 Administrative District Council 1 of IL $267,641.32
50 North Central IL Laborers Council PAC $264,320.66