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.
|Richard Uihlein||$500.00K||Liberty Principles PAC|
|Illinois Republican Party||$100.00K||House Republican Organization|
|North Central Illinois Laborers' District Council Political Action Com||$25.00K||Friends for Susana Mendoza|
|MAGI HOUSTON LLC||$22.00K||Friends of Twelve|
|Chicago Journeymen Plumbers' LU 130, UA||$19.20K||Chicago Journeymen Plumbers' LU 130|
|UA Local 130 Plumbers (members, dues and deductions)||$15.75K||Illinois Pipe Trades PEF|
|Korein Tillery, Attorneys at Law||$15.00K||Illinois Trial Lawyers Assn PAC|
|UA Local 130 Plumbers (members, dues and deductions)||$14.90K||Illinois Pipe Trades PEF|
|Senate Democratic Victory Fund||$14.90K||Committee to Elect Jennifer Bertino Tarrant|
|Levin & Perconti||$12.00K||Illinois Trial Lawyers Assn PAC|
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||Citizens for Rauner, Inc||+$50,000,571.26|
|2||Liberty Principles PAC||+$503,000.00|
|3||Senate Democratic Victory Fund||+$356,916.21|
|4||Chicago for Rahm Emanuel||+$311,287.00|
|5||Committee to Elect Joseph Berrios Assessor||+$185,900.00|
|6||Illinois Trial Lawyers Assn PAC||+$179,155.00|
|7||Citizens for Alderman Reilly||+$161,900.00|
|8||Laborers' Political League - Great Lakes Region||+$126,036.16|
|9||House Republican Organization||+$102,500.00|
|10||Illinois Road Builders PAC||+$76,380.00|
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||Senate Democratic Victory Fund||$5,501,346.75|
|3||Democratic Party of Illinois||$2,856,471.32|
|4||Citizens for John Cullerton for State Senate||$2,840,818.76|
|5||Friends of Michael J Madigan||$2,727,486.29|
|6||Laborers' Political Action and Education League||$2,494,147.83|
|7||Friends of Edward M Burke||$2,263,582.82|
|8||Citizens for Lisa Madigan||$2,260,366.92|
|9||Citizens for Beiser||$2,053,627.68|
|10||Committee to Elect Bob Romanik - State Representative||$2,010,643.69|
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.