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 Chicagoland Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $2,592,351.52
3 Illinois Federation of Teachers COPE $2,335,224.70
4 Illinois PAC for Education (IPACE) $2,206,190.31
5 The Burnham Committee $1,953,275.00
6 REALTORS® Political Action Committee $1,726,453.87
7 Personal PAC Inc $1,659,956.18
8 Health Care Council of IL PAC $1,585,210.56
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 SEIU Healthcare Illinois Indiana PAC $1,186,637.95
12 Finishing Trades of Chicago Corp PAC $1,136,469.52
13 Service Employees Internantional Union United Healthcare Workers West $902,291.14
14 Stand for Children IL PAC $719,287.99
15 Illinois Pipe Trades PEF $696,125.95
16 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers PAC $638,098.17
17 Service Employees International Union 1000 Candidates PAC $591,078.91
18 Carpenters Helping in the Political Process (CHIPP) $569,517.68
19 SEIU Illinois Council PAC $568,759.44
20 UAW Illinois PAC $568,280.16
21 IUOE Local 399 Political Education Fund $548,453.97
22 IBEW Local Union 134 State & Municipal PAC $540,922.05
23 Illinois CPA's for Political Action $527,563.68
24 Illinois Hotel & Motel Pac (IHMPAC) $526,168.36
25 People for Natarus $524,532.32
26 Illinois Laborers' Legislative Committee $460,422.89
27 Cable Television & Communication Assn PAC $447,233.36
28 The Pipe Fitters' Assn, Local 597 PAC $440,446.04
29 Illinois State Medical Society PAC $435,346.63
30 Illinois Democratic County Chairs' Assn $420,384.78
31 Service Employees International Union Local 721 CTW $418,761.47
32 Illinois Trial Lawyers Assn PAC $410,554.93
33 Cicero Voters Alliance (The Larry Dominick Team) $395,360.35
34 Illinois Health Care Assn PAC $378,493.05
35 Illinois Hospital Assn PAC (IHA PAC) $372,635.86
36 Ameren IL PAC $364,041.72
37 AT&T Illinois Employee PAC $358,426.00
38 Downstate Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $340,997.00
39 Community BANCPAC $331,883.60
40 Teamsters Local Union No.731 PAC $314,978.29
41 Administrative District Council 1 of IL $300,718.46
42 North Central IL Laborers Council PAC $299,430.74
43 Chicago Journeymen Plumbers' LU 130 $298,336.09
44 Sprinkler Fitters Local 281, UA Political Education Fund $284,270.75
45 Credit Union Political Action Council (CUPAC) IL $280,350.62
46 INCS Action PAC $274,141.40
47 Building Owners and Managers Assn PAC $273,706.46
48 Alliance of Illinois Taxpayers NFP $267,761.95
49 Twelve Counties Southwestern IL Laborers Dist Council PAC $232,343.55
50 Illinois Bankers' PAC $226,560.35