Keep an eye on money in Illinois politics
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The chart below shows political donations since 1994. Hover over a month to see total donations and transfers during that time period. To see total donations and transfers by year, decrease the size of your browser window until you see dark green bars.
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Top donations to Illinois political committees in the last 7 days, updated daily.
|Midwest Operating Engineers Construction Industry Research and Service||$414.47K||Chicagoland Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC|
|IBEW Local Union 9 (Dues Check-off)||$54.55K||International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers PAC|
|UFCW LOCAL 881 (MEMBERSHIP DUES NOT EXCEEDING $150)||$33.11K||UFCW Local 881 PAC|
|Illinois House Victory Fund||$25.00K||House Republican Organization|
|Citizens for Pamela J. Althoff||$25.00K||Republican State Senate Campaign Committee|
|Ernst & Young||$20.00K||Illinois CPA's for Political Action|
|Steve Hagerty||$19.00K||Citizens for Steve Hagerty|
|Operating Engineers Local 965 PAC||$13.50K||Democratic Majority|
|Raymond R. Roppolo||$10.00K||Alliance of Illinois Taxpayers NFP|
|DNC GAMING & ENTERTAINMENT, INC.||$7.00K||Illinois Gaming Machine Operators Assn|
Political committees operate by receiving donations, transfers and loans from people, organizations, and other committees. Here's who's raised the most money in the last month
|1||Chicagoland Operators Joint Labor-Management PAC||+$766,304.65|
|2||Stephens Political Action Committee NFP||+$141,500.00|
|3||Republican State Senate Campaign Committee||+$125,500.00|
|4||International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers PAC||+$116,378.18|
|5||Illinois Federation of Teachers COPE||+$103,841.20|
|6||INCS Action Independent Committee||+$88,900.00|
|7||Linda for Aurora||+$88,000.00|
|8||Democratic Governors Association-Illinois||+$81,600.00|
|9||Credit Union Political Action Council CUPAC IL||+$78,500.00|
|10||Citizens for Dunstan||+$70,000.00|
Political committees must report their current funds, along with donations and expenditures every quarter. Here's the committees that have the most investments and cash on hand.
|1||Citizens for Rauner, Inc||$50,835,485.51|
|2||Democratic Party of Illinois||$2,918,471.32|
|3||Friends of Michael J Madigan||$2,782,070.29|
|4||Laborers' Political Action and Education League||$2,494,147.83|
|5||Friends of Edward M Burke||$2,278,582.82|
|6||Citizens for Lisa Madigan||$2,260,366.92|
|7||Citizens for Beiser||$1,827,854.18|
|8||The Burnham Committee||$1,541,788.89|
|9||Health Care Council of IL PAC||$1,500,180.44|
|10||Biss for Illinois||$1,355,228.10|
Illinois Sunshine is a tool by the Illinois Campaign for Political Reform for browsing political contributions in the state of Illinois.
The data comes from the Illinois State Board of Elections, which has been collecting this data electronically since 1994. We built Illinois Sunshine to give journalists, activists and citizens better access to and documentation for this data.