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 $4,654,509.45
2 Illinois PAC for Education (IPACE) $2,667,093.07
3 The Burnham Committee $1,747,292.24
4 Chicagoland Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $1,711,226.35
5 Dignity CA SEIU - United Long Term Care Workers Local 6434 $1,500,529.09
6 REALTORS® Political Action Committee $1,450,697.07
7 Illinois Federation of Teachers COPE $1,358,491.50
8 Laborers' Political League - Great Lakes Region $1,081,124.93
9 Stand for Children IL PAC $945,589.51
10 Carpenters Helping in the Political Process (CHIPP) $904,646.85
11 Service Employees Internantional Union United Healthcare Workers West $902,291.14
12 The Pipe Fitters' Assn, Local 597 PAC $842,165.00
13 Finishing Trades of Chicago Corp PAC $733,121.49
14 Personal PAC Inc $686,649.21
15 Illinois Pipe Trades PEF $621,394.60
16 Service Employees International Union 1000 Candidates PAC $591,078.91
17 Illinois CPA's for Political Action $587,968.97
18 Illinois Hotel & Motel Pac (IHMPAC) $579,328.94
19 UAW Illinois PAC $555,129.12
20 People for Natarus $524,532.32
21 Chicago Teachers Union PAC (Illinois Federation of Teachers) $506,353.81
22 Illinois Trial Lawyers Assn PAC $491,104.99
23 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers PAC $487,339.18
24 Illinois State Medical Society PAC $437,743.35
25 Dent-IL-PAC, the Political Action Comm of the IL State Dental Society $437,354.61
26 SEIU Healthcare Illinois Indiana PAC $432,634.94
27 Service Employees International Union Local 721 CTW $418,761.47
28 Cable Television & Communication Assn PAC $414,103.62
29 IUOE Local 399 Political Education Fund $406,062.20
30 Credit Union Political Action Council CUPAC IL $392,777.57
31 Illinois Hospital Assn PAC (IHA PAC) $367,832.77
32 AT&T Illinois Employee PAC $366,860.61
33 Associated Beer Distributors of IL PAC $356,401.84
34 Associated Fire Fighters of IL PAC $334,949.22
35 Ameren IL PAC $327,300.88
36 UFCW Local 881 PAC $320,295.55
37 Illinois Bankpac $319,360.42
38 IBEW Local Union 134 State & Municipal PAC $312,053.32
39 Community BANCPAC $293,179.27
40 North Central IL Laborers Council PAC $283,903.31
41 Illinois Laborers' Legislative Committee $267,030.29
42 Illinois Health Care Assn PAC $247,510.49
43 Sprinkler Fitters Local 281, UA Political Education Fund $246,626.81
44 Building Owners and Managers Assn PAC $244,921.57
45 Downstate Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC $238,438.49
46 State Universities Annuitants Assn Action Committee or SUAACTION $232,781.20
47 Intl Union of Operating Eng Local 150 State County & Local Area PAC $222,247.94
48 Teamsters' Volunteers in Politics $216,502.35
49 Property Casualty Insurers Assn of America Political Account $207,416.04
50 Illinois Gaming Machine Operators Assn $202,260.34