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 Advance 300 $45,100.62
2 REALTORS® in Support of Local Sales Tax & Property Tax Relief $18,651.04
3 REALTORS® in Opposition to Real Estate Transfer Tax $14,879.33
4 Friends of the Forest Preserves $10,546.01
5 Committee to Support D65 Referendum $9,461.10
6 Illinois Good Government Project $8,934.67
7 Citizens for Madison County Schools $8,375.97
8 Committee for Legislative Reform and Term Limits $8,018.54
9 Residents Championing Our New Library $6,946.82
10 Citizens for Education-Vote Yes to Support $6,899.16
11 Concerned Citizens for Education $6,594.38
12 Friends of Indian Trails Library District $5,296.63
13 Better Schools Brighter Future Referendum Committee $5,008.89
14 1 Cent Makes Sense Committee $4,985.60
15 Committee to Support Oak Park Schools Referendum $4,556.73
16 Citizens for Lee County Schools $4,118.37
17 Crystal Lake Library YES Committee $3,932.49
18 Citizens for Rebuilding Rockford $3,653.56
19 Illinois Forum $3,581.68
20 Citizens for D 95 $3,525.00
21 Citizens Against Eliminating McLean County's Independent Auditor $2,583.00
22 Committee to Support Oak Park Schools $2,173.03
23 REALTORS® in Opposition to Home Rule $2,101.41
24 Let Forest Park Vote on Video Gaming $2,031.83
25 Growing Communities Helping Students $1,945.84
26 Friends of Kankakee County Schools $1,847.93
27 Take Charge Chicago Comm. for Mayoral Term Limits & Elected Cons. Adv. $1,328.04
28 Citizens for Competitive Electricity $1,236.69
29 Friends of the Schools - Yes For Wheaton $1,196.96
30 Kirby School Dist 140 Referendum Committee $1,137.05
31 Education First Committee $928.01
32 Yes to Fox River Valley Libraries $804.60
33 1 Cent for Children of LaSalle County Schools $682.52
34 Friends of the Fox Lake Fire Protection Dist $605.00
35 The Committee for Municipal Electricity Choice $574.14
36 Friends of Hononegah Community High School $530.40
37 Effingham County United for Schools $503.07
38 Empower DG Taxpayers $500.00
39 One Cent Means We All Win- $431.42
40 Vote Yes D200 Facilities Referendum Committee $269.31
41 Friends of North Boone Fire Protection District $132.59
42 Citizens to Bring the Train to DeKalb $100.00
43 Say Yes to a Vote on Video Gaming $64.25
44 Secure Services for Seniors $39.20
45 Students First for Monticello Unit 25 Bond Issue $17.11
46 Citizens for a Safer Boone County $15.45
47 Vote Yes for Freeport $0.04
48 Citizens to Protect Transportation Funding $0.00
49 Citizens for a 21st Century Library $0
50 Citizens for a 1% Sales Tax for Loves Park Roads $0