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 REALTORS® Political Action Committee $1,991,139.34
5 The Burnham Committee $1,810,945.66
6 Dignity CA SEIU - United Long Term Care Workers Local 6434 $1,500,529.09
7 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers PAC $1,473,939.67
8 Illinois Federation of Teachers COPE $1,378,752.57
9 Finishing Trades of Chicago Corp PAC $1,096,612.69
10 Personal PAC Inc $1,076,693.80
11 Service Employees Internantional Union United Healthcare Workers West $902,291.14
12 Stand for Children IL PAC $873,058.73
13 Chicagoland Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $778,355.30
14 Illinois Trial Lawyers Assn PAC $643,335.98
15 UAW Illinois PAC $603,791.42
16 Service Employees International Union 1000 Candidates PAC $591,078.91
17 Illinois Hotel & Motel Pac (IHMPAC) $526,178.83
18 People for Natarus $524,532.32
19 IBEW Local Union 134 State & Municipal PAC $507,711.36
20 Carpenters Helping in the Political Process (CHIPP) $503,112.76
21 Illinois CPA's for Political Action $481,888.97
22 Dent-IL-PAC, the Political Action Comm of the IL State Dental Society $480,050.05
23 Credit Union Political Action Council CUPAC IL $473,566.62
24 Cable Television & Communication Assn PAC $442,173.15
25 Illinois Pipe Trades PEF $435,115.59
26 Illinois Hospital Assn PAC (IHA PAC) $433,493.65
27 AT&T Illinois Employee PAC $418,974.47
28 Service Employees International Union Local 721 CTW $418,761.47
29 Illinois State Medical Society PAC $391,262.66
30 UFCW Local 881 PAC $368,056.55
31 Property Casualty Insurers Assn of America Political Account $352,331.04
32 Illinois Health Care Assn PAC $350,838.05
33 Associated Beer Distributors of IL PAC $340,105.98
34 Associated Fire Fighters of IL PAC $336,932.41
35 Intl Union of Operating Eng Local 150 State County & Local Area PAC $334,446.10
36 Ameren IL PAC $331,220.59
37 Illinois Laborers' Legislative Committee $327,947.59
38 Illinois Democratic County Chairs' Assn $319,842.02
39 Community BANCPAC $316,930.22
40 Illinois Bankpac $309,002.96
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 Chicago Journeymen Plumbers' LU 130 $281,060.00
46 Teamsters' Volunteers in Politics $277,572.10
47 Building Owners and Managers Assn PAC $275,993.46
48 Downstate Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $271,366.05
49 Administrative District Council 1 of IL $267,641.32
50 North Central IL Laborers Council PAC $264,320.66