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 $2,494,147.83
2 The Burnham Committee $1,541,788.89
3 Dignity CA SEIU - United Long Term Care Workers Local 6434 $1,500,529.09
4 Health Care Council of IL PAC $1,500,180.44
5 Chicagoland Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $1,451,845.72
6 REALTORS® Political Action Committee $1,359,112.90
7 Stand for Children IL PAC $963,632.26
8 Service Employees Internantional Union United Healthcare Workers West $902,291.14
9 Personal PAC Inc $855,434.97
10 Finishing Trades of Chicago Corp PAC $794,189.83
11 Illinois Federation of Teachers COPE $720,956.82
12 Laborers' Political League - Great Lakes Region $699,055.31
13 Illinois PAC for Education (IPACE) $684,089.60
14 Illinois CPA's for Political Action $611,854.84
15 Service Employees International Union 1000 Candidates PAC $591,078.91
16 The Pipe Fitters' Assn, Local 597 PAC $566,478.96
17 Illinois Trial Lawyers Assn PAC $553,384.60
18 Credit Union Political Action Council CUPAC IL $524,909.55
19 People for Natarus $524,532.32
20 Illinois Hotel & Motel Pac (IHMPAC) $497,509.32
21 Cable Television & Communication Assn PAC $422,999.31
22 Service Employees International Union Local 721 CTW $418,761.47
23 Stephens Political Action Committee NFP $413,679.91
24 UAW Illinois PAC $396,921.51
25 Illinois Hospital Assn PAC (IHA PAC) $385,976.86
26 Illinois Bankpac $379,002.50
27 Illinois Pipe Trades PEF $360,930.91
28 Illinois State Medical Society PAC $353,994.01
29 AT&T Illinois Employee PAC $312,414.89
30 Chicago & Northeast Illinois District Council $296,988.95
31 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers PAC $291,773.72
32 Ameren IL PAC $287,517.29
33 IUOE Local 399 Political Education Fund $284,163.66
34 Community BANCPAC $273,736.06
35 Planned Parenthood Illinois Action PAC $262,844.45
36 SEIU Healthcare Illinois Indiana PAC $261,107.76
37 Associated Beer Distributors of IL PAC $251,712.08
38 Building Owners and Managers Assn PAC $247,864.29
39 Cicero Voters Alliance (The Larry Dominick Team) $233,553.60
40 Illinois Health Care Assn PAC $225,900.21
41 Alliance of Illinois Taxpayers NFP $218,193.71
42 Sprinkler Fitters Local 281, UA Political Education Fund $212,590.66
43 Illinois Laborers' Legislative Committee $211,094.04
44 UFCW Local 881 PAC $203,215.88
45 IL Automobile Dealers Assn $199,253.89
46 Machinery Movers LU 136 Political Action & Education Fund $196,671.19
47 Illinois Road Builders PAC $196,563.02
48 Downstate Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $183,530.54
49 Illinois Funeral Directors Assn PAC (IFDA-PAC) $180,158.92
50 Dent-IL-PAC, the Political Action Comm of the IL State Dental Society $179,137.19