Committees

Ballot Initiative Committees

A ballot initiative is created by a petition signed by a minimum number of registered voters to bring about a public vote on a proposed statute or constitutional amendment. A group in support or opposition of this type of public policy is considered to be a ballot initiative committee. These committees are not subject to contributions limits.

Rank Committee Funds
1 Vote Yes For Fairness $4,866,388.12
2 Vote Yes for Fair Tax $167,076.01
3 End Homelessness, Supporting Chi.Real Estate Transfer tax initiative $50,000.00
4 Advance 300 $44,978.36
5 Committee To Oppose The Retroactive Term Limits Referendum $21,569.54
6 REALTORS® in Opposition to Real Estate Transfer Tax $12,673.53
7 REALTORS® in Opposition to Home Rule $12,084.25
8 Friends of the Forest Preserves $10,546.01
9 Yes to Gail Borden Library $9,415.90
10 Illinois Good Government Project $8,934.67
11 REALTORS® in Support of Local Sales Tax & Property Tax Relief $8,630.28
12 Committee for Legislative Reform and Term Limits $8,019.54
13 Rockford For Home Rule $7,350.36
14 Concerned Citizens for Education $6,594.38
15 Caring Comunities $5,492.00
16 Friends of Indian Trails Library District $5,296.63
17 Better Schools Brighter Future Referendum Committee $4,801.89
18 Committee to Support Oak Park Schools Referendum $4,556.73
19 D86 Vote Yes On Referendum To Save $3,597.23
20 Illinois Forum $3,458.68
21 Citizens for Rebuilding Rockford $2,660.22
22 Opt Out Naperville 2020 $2,472.00
23 Committee to Support Oak Park Schools $2,173.03
24 Concerned Citizens of Elk Grove Village $1,969.58
25 Growing Communities Helping Students $1,950.84
26 Friends of Kankakee County Schools $1,847.93
27 Friends of the Warrenville Fire District $1,574.71
28 Rockford Citizens Against Home Rule $1,419.68
29 Citizens for Competitive Electricity $1,236.69
30 Orland Park Small Business Association $1,195.40
31 Kirby School Dist 140 Referendum Committee $1,137.05
32 Referendum Committee for White Oak Library District $991.11
33 Vote Yes to Invest $937.87
34 Friends of North Boone Fire Protection District $797.22
35 Take Charge Chicago Comm. for Mayoral Term Limits & Elected Cons. Adv. $750.96
36 1 Cent for Children of LaSalle County Schools $682.52
37 Friends of the Fox Lake Fire Protection Dist $605.00
38 Citizens For Facts First $502.23
39 Empower DG Taxpayers $500.00
40 The Committee for Municipal Electricity Choice $417.71
41 Supporters of SD 79 $378.00
42 Yes for 220 $316.28
43 Citizens for Lisle Kids $146.48
44 Citizens for District 94 $117.76
45 Citizens to Bring the Train to DeKalb $100.00
46 Citizens to Protect Transportation Funding $0.00
47 Citizens 4 FRC $0
48 Chicagoans in Support of Paid Sick Leave $0
49 Brighton Library Petition Defense Committee $0
50 Champaign County Citizens Allied for Residents' Eldercare (CC-CARE) $0