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 $5,012,960.33
2 Illinois PAC for Education (IPACE) $2,208,013.99
3 The Burnham Committee $1,953,275.00
4 SEIU Illinois Council PAC $1,818,759.44
5 REALTORS® Political Action Committee $1,775,174.32
6 Chicagoland Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $1,758,777.96
7 Health Care Council of IL PAC $1,617,399.56
8 Personal PAC Inc $1,518,058.27
9 Dignity CA SEIU - United Long Term Care Workers Local 6434 $1,500,529.09
10 Laborers' Political League - Great Lakes Region $1,381,432.43
11 Finishing Trades of Chicago Corp PAC $1,136,469.52
12 Service Employees Internantional Union United Healthcare Workers West $902,291.14
13 Illinois Laborers' Legislative Committee $878,657.32
14 Stand for Children IL PAC $730,387.99
15 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers PAC $713,049.45
16 Service Employees International Union 1000 Candidates PAC $591,078.91
17 IUOE Local 399 Political Education Fund $580,953.97
18 Carpenters Helping in the Political Process (CHIPP) $569,517.68
19 UAW Illinois PAC $568,280.16
20 IBEW Local Union 134 State & Municipal PAC $560,872.70
21 Illinois CPA's for Political Action $550,063.68
22 Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters $546,865.00
23 Illinois Hotel & Motel Pac (IHMPAC) $546,060.36
24 People for Natarus $524,532.32
25 Illinois Hospital Assn PAC (IHA PAC) $497,661.86
26 SEIU Healthcare Illinois Indiana PAC $495,597.95
27 Illinois Democratic County Chairs' Assn $485,404.78
28 Cable Television & Communication Assn PAC $473,558.36
29 Illinois Trial Lawyers Assn PAC $461,554.93
30 The Pipe Fitters' Assn, Local 597 PAC $440,446.04
31 Illinois Federation of Teachers COPE $434,536.89
32 Service Employees International Union Local 721 CTW $418,761.47
33 Cicero Voters Alliance (The Larry Dominick Team) $404,010.35
34 Illinois Health Care Assn PAC $383,552.81
35 Ameren IL PAC $364,041.72
36 Credit Union Political Action Council (CUPAC) IL $362,170.70
37 AT&T Illinois Employee PAC $358,426.00
38 Downstate Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $342,271.66
39 Teamsters Local Union No.731 PAC $339,978.29
40 Illinois AFL-CIO COPE $320,467.46
41 SEIU Local 73 Bi-Partisan PAC $308,653.50
42 Chicago Journeymen Plumbers' LU 130 $307,276.09
43 Alliance of Illinois Taxpayers NFP $302,416.95
44 Administrative District Council 1 of IL $300,718.46
45 Illinois Bankers' PAC $283,236.33
46 Community BANCPAC $281,466.33
47 Sprinkler Fitters Local 281, UA Political Education Fund $275,931.80
48 Building Owners and Managers Assn PAC $273,706.46
49 Planned Parenthood Illinois Action PAC $263,474.74
50 Illinois Restauranteurs PAC $253,681.40