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 Rockford For Home Rule $48,893.69
2 Advance 300 $45,005.63
3 Committee to Support the Referendum for Better Schools $19,864.07
4 Better Roads for Roscoe $17,582.00
5 REALTORS® in Opposition to Real Estate Transfer Tax $14,918.32
6 REALTORS® in Support of Local Sales Tax & Property Tax Relief $13,729.69
7 Secure Services for Seniors $11,501.20
8 Friends of the Forest Preserves $10,546.01
9 Illinois Good Government Project $8,934.67
10 Committee for Legislative Reform and Term Limits $8,018.54
11 Committee to Support D65 Referendum $7,816.60
12 Orland Park Small Business Association $7,088.00
13 REALTORS® in Opposition to Home Rule $6,602.00
14 Concerned Citizens for Education $6,594.38
15 Friends of Indian Trails Library District $5,296.63
16 1 Cent Makes Sense Committee $4,985.60
17 Better Schools Brighter Future Referendum Committee $4,936.89
18 Committee to Support Oak Park Schools Referendum $4,556.73
19 Crystal Lake Library YES Committee $3,751.66
20 Friends of Bartlett Fire $3,560.80
21 Illinois Forum $3,458.68
22 Citizens for Rebuilding Rockford $3,053.56
23 Citizens for Madison County Schools $2,495.03
24 Committee to Support Oak Park Schools $2,173.03
25 Let Forest Park Vote on Video Gaming $2,049.00
26 BV Communities United for YES $1,904.99
27 Friends of Kankakee County Schools $1,847.93
28 Orland Park Against Video Gambling $1,772.55
29 Success 4 Central $1,577.32
30 Vote Yes South Beloit Library $1,460.20
31 Rockford Citizens Against Home Rule $1,419.68
32 Citizens for Glenview Park District Bond Referendum $1,249.67
33 Citizens for Competitive Electricity $1,236.69
34 Kirby School Dist 140 Referendum Committee $1,137.05
35 Take Charge Chicago Comm. for Mayoral Term Limits & Elected Cons. Adv. $1,061.22
36 Education First Committee $928.01
37 Yes to Fox River Valley Libraries $804.60
38 1 Cent for Children of LaSalle County Schools $682.52
39 Friends of the Fox Lake Fire Protection Dist $605.00
40 Fox Valley Park Foundation $500.00
41 Empower DG Taxpayers $500.00
42 Vote Yes Committee $480.50
43 The Committee for Municipal Electricity Choice $375.58
44 Referendum Committee for White Oak Library District $336.83
45 Citizens for Education-Vote Yes to Support $275.00
46 Richland County Citizens for Tomorrow's $266.99
47 Close the Commission $186.25
48 Citizens for a Safer Boone County $168.20
49 Citizens to Bring the Train to DeKalb $100.00
50 Friends of North Boone Fire Protection District $42.59