In Florida politics, non-candidate political action committees (PACs) have received $393.6 million in total donations between January 1, 2021, and February 28, 2022. The top 10 PACs raised more than $234.8 million, or 60 percent of all donations made to state-level PACs.
These are the top 10 PACs in Florida state-level politics in the 2022 election cycle, according to the most recent campaign finance reports submitted to the Florida Department of State:
|Rank||Donor Name||Total Donations|
|1||Florida Voters in Charge||$75,564,100|
|2||Standing Up for Florida, Inc.||$40,005,100|
|3||Florida Education Champions||$37,358,061|
|4||Florida Republican Senatorial Campaign Committee, Inc.||$15,629,237|
|5||Republican Party of Florida||$15,523,712|
|6||People Against Regulatory Legislation Addressing You PC||$15,000,206|
|7||Housing for Hometown Heroes||$11,905,741|
|8||Voters in Control, Inc.||$10,005,435|
|9||Realtors Political Advocacy Committee||$7,427,867|
|10||Florida Democratic Party||$6,357,865|
A PAC is broadly defined as a group that spends money on elections. They may be established and administered by corporations, labor unions, membership organizations, or trade associations.
The data above are based on campaign finance reports that active Florida PACs submitted to the Florida Department of State. Federal PACs are not required to report to state agencies. Transparency USA publishes campaign finance data following major reporting deadlines. State or federal law may require filers to submit additional reports.
|Report Name||Report Due Date|
|2022 Q4 Data (2021 M12)||1/10/2022|
|2022 Primary 2||7/8/2022|
|2022 Primary 5||8/5/2022|
|2022 General 1||9/2/2022|
|2022 General 3||9/30/2022|
This article is a joint publication from Ballotpedia and Transparency USA, who are working together to provide campaign finance information for state-level elections. Learn more about our work here.