PAC'S WITH THE LARGEST DECLINE IN CONTRIBUTIONS TO CANDIDATES
1994-1996 1994 1996
RANK CONTRIBUTIONS CONTRIBUTIONS DECLINE
1 UNITED PARCEL SERVICE OF AMERICA INC POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (UPSPAC) $2,647,113 $1,788,147 ($858,966)
2 LEAGUE OF CONSERVATION VOTERS INC POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (LCV EARTH FUND) $774,559 $69,868 ($704,691)
3 LOCKHEED EMPLOYEES' POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE $592,611 $59,400 ($533,211)
4 LEADERSHIP AMERICA $516,500 ($11,000) ($527,500)
5 MARTIN MARIETTA CORPORATION POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE $530,310 $54,000 ($476,310)
6 AMERICAN CHIROPRACTIC ASSOCIATION POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE $576,628 $191,410 ($385,218)
7 AMERICAN NURSES' ASSOCIATION PAC (ANA-PAC) (FKA N-CAP) $1,084,508 $784,891 ($299,617)
8 COPE COMMITTEE OF THE UNITED RUBBER CORK LINOLEUM AND PLASTIC WORKERS OF AMERICA AFL-CIO $317,550 $23,000 ($294,550)
9 NRA POLITICAL VICTORY FUND $1,853,038 $1,565,821 ($287,217)
10 AMERICAN ACADEMY OF OPHTHALMOLOGY INC POLITICAL COMMITTEE ("OPHTHPAC") $877,155 $606,975 ($270,180)
11 AUTO DEALERS AND DRIVERS FOR FREE TRADE PAC $303,900 $38,000 ($265,900)
12 CONTINUE THE MAJORITY $299,238 $55,042 ($244,196)
13 EFFECTIVE GOVERNMENT COMMITTEE $704,596 $461,095 ($243,501)
14 AMALGAMATED CLOTHING AND TEXTILE WORKERS UNION POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (ACTWU PAC) $229,811 $18,000 ($211,811)
15 VOUGHT AIRCRAFT COMPANY POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE $185,250 $0 ($185,250)
16 COOPER INDUSTRIES, INC. POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (CIPAC) $410,000 $227,000 ($183,000)
17 TRAVELERS INSURANCE GROUP INC POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (TIGI-PAC); THE $182,700 $0 ($182,700)
18 AIR LINE PILOTS ASSOCIATION POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE $1,001,186 $827,000 ($174,186)
19 PEOPLE FOR JOHN HEINZ COMMITTEE $172,206 $0 ($172,206)
20 NATIONSBANK CORPORATION PAC $626,800 $457,785 ($169,015)
21 NATIONAL EMERGENCY MEDICINE PAC OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF EMERGENCY PHYSICIANS $468,650 $303,956 ($164,694)
22 AMERICAN HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (AHAPAC) $1,041,177 $881,176 ($160,001)
23 NATIONAL ABORTION AND REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS ACTION LEAGUE PAC $461,941 $302,027 ($159,914)
24 DISTRICT 1 MEBA/NMU (AFL-CIO) POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE $156,500 $0 ($156,500)
25 SYNTEX (U S A) INC EMPLOYEE POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE $163,101 $9,500 ($153,601)
26 ANHEUSER-BUSCH COMPANIES INC POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (AB-PAC) $279,820 $126,450 ($153,370)
27 GRUMMAN POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE $146,355 $0 ($146,355)
28 RJR POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE RJR NABISCO INC (RJR PAC) $784,400 $652,150 ($132,250)
29 SALOMON BROTHERS INC POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE $219,000 $87,400 ($131,600)
30 SUNBELT GOOD GOVERNMENT COMMITTEE OF WINN-DIXIE STORES, INC. $201,500 $72,750 ($128,750)
31 INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF SHOPPING CENTERS INC POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (ICSC PAC) $326,340 $208,303 ($118,037)
32 HOUSE LEADERSHIP FUND; THE $112,865 $3,510 ($109,355)
33 HUDSON VALLEY POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE $107,650 $0 ($107,650)
34 UNITED MINE WORKERS OF AMERICA - COAL MINERS POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE $519,170 $419,200 ($99,970)
35 W R GRACE & CO POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (GRACEPAC) $123,016 $25,133 ($97,883)
36 COASTAL CORP. EMPLOYEE ACTION FUND $292,369 $196,700 ($95,669)
37 VICTORY AMERICA (FKA) FUND FOR SOUTHERN PROGRESS $97,750 $7,000 ($90,750)
38 COMMITTEE ON POLITICAL ACTION OF THE AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION, AFL-CIO $746,235 $657,110 ($89,125)
39 CHASE MANHATTAN CORPORATION POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE $181,341 $94,087 ($87,254)
40 ALLIANCE FOR AMERICAN LEADERSHIP (FKA CHENEY FOR CONG) $178,250 $91,900 ($86,350)
41 SPRINTPAC $314,000 $229,174 ($84,826)
42 GENERAL DYNAMICS CORPORATION VOLUNTARY POLITICAL CONTRIBUTION PLAN $385,112 $306,062 ($79,050)
43 MOBIL CORPORATION POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE A/K/A MOBIL PAC $210,000 $134,250 ($75,750)
44 SERVICE EMPLOYEES INTERNATIONAL UNION POLITICAL CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE $896,194 $820,950 ($75,244)
45 COMMITTEE FOR QUALITY ORTHOPAEDIC HEALTH CARE INC $176,653 $102,578 ($74,075)
46 STERLING WINTHROP INC POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE $72,500 $0 ($72,500)
47 ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (OMSPAC) $176,950 $107,700 ($69,250)
48 FLORIDA CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE $125,350 $57,250 ($68,100)
49 AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE $2,386,947 $2,319,197 ($67,750)
50 FOOD DISTRIBUTORS VOICE IN POLITICS CMTE-THE POLITICAL ACTION CMTE OF FOOD DIST INT'L $192,044 $124,986 ($67,058)