These PACs are the best fundraisers in Arizona

In Arizona politics, non-candidate political action committees (PACs) have received $41.9 million in total donations between January 1, 2021, and December 31, 2021. The top 10 PACs raised more than $23.2 million, or 55 percent of all donations made to state-level PACs.

These are the top 10 PACs in Arizona state-level politics in the 2022 election cycle, according to the most recent campaign finance reports submitted to the Arizona Secretary of State:

Top 10 Arizona PACs (1/1/2021 – 12/31/2021)

RankDonor NameTotal Donations
1Invest in Arizona (Sponsored by Aea and Stand for Children)$5,162,152
2Arizonans Fed up with Failing Healthcare (Healthcare Rising AZ)$4,050,084
3Seiu United Healthcare Workers West Political Issues Committee$3,470,000
4The PAC for America’s Future – AZ$3,008,591
5Working Arizona$2,178,863
6Arizona Democratic Party$1,427,027
7Arizona Pipe Trades 469$1,081,612
8Realtors of AZ PAC (Rapac)$960,914
9Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters Legislative Improvement Committee$942,128
10Voters’ Right to Know$903,600

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 Arizona PACs submitted to the Arizona Secretary 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 NameReport Due Date
2022 Q14/15/2022
2022 Q27/15/2022
2022 Pre-Primary7/23/2022
2022 Post-Primary and Q310/15/2022
2022 Pre-General10/29/2022
2022 Post-General and Q41/17/2023

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.