50 PACs with the Largest Decline in Contributions to Candidates

1998-2000

Contributions

Contributions

Rank

2000

1998

Decline

1

LEADERSHIP '98 (FKA FRIENDS OF ALBERT GORE JR INC)

$0

$1,192,500

-$1,192,500

2

MONDAY MORNING POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE

$0

$765,500

-$765,500

3

BUILDING OUR BASES (BOBS) PAC

$51,547

$662,560

-$611,013

4

BANKAMERICA CORPORATION POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE

-$13,385

$430,478

-$443,863

5

CITICORP VOLUNTARY POLITICAL FUND FEDERAL

$2,026

$437,343

-$435,317

6

CAMPAIGN FOR WORKING FAMILIES

$46,236

$454,847

-$408,611

7

AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE

$1,942,623

$2,336,281

-$393,658

8

TEAM AMERITECH POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE

$268,588

$610,942

-$342,354

9

PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE II

$0

$318,519

-$318,519

10

AT&T CORP POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (AT&T PAC)

$480,339

$772,460

-$292,121

11

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF INSURANCE AND FINANCIAL ADVISORS

$1,052,575

$1,336,000

-$283,425

12

AOPA LEGISLATIVE ACTION PAC

$0

$242,500

-$242,500

13

COMMITTEE ON LETTER CARRIERS POLITICAL EDUCATION (

$1,530,650

$1,760,496

-$229,846

14

TENNECO INC. EMPLOYEES GOOD GOVERNMENT FUND (AKA T

$44,542

$271,900

-$227,358

15

LOCAL 1199 FEDERAL POLITICAL ACTION FUND

-$20,000

$199,600

-$219,600

16

ADAM SMITH POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE, THE

$47,500

$258,500

-$211,000

17

AMERICAN CRYSTAL SUGAR COMPANY POLITICAL ACTION CO

$267,924

$474,350

-$206,426

18

NATIONAL FEDERATION OF INDEPENDENT BUSINESS/ SAVE

$1,013,867

$1,209,836

-$195,969

19

BANK OF AMERICA CORPORATION POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE OF FLORIDA

$0

$181,400

-$181,400

20

BENEFICIAL MANAGEMENT CORP & AFFILIATED CORPORATIONS POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (BENPAC)

$0

$169,038

-$169,038

21

NEW REPUBLICAN MAJORITY FUND

$413,961

$581,998

-$168,037

22

CYMAX PAC CYPRUS AMAX MINERALS POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE

$105,000

$268,750

-$163,750

23

NATIONAL PAC

$196,750

$354,000

-$157,250

24

AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS

$983,244

$1,134,414

-$151,170

25

AMERICAN NURSES' ASSOCIATION PAC (ANA-PAC)

$670,644

$819,848

-$149,204

26

CAMPAIGN AMERICA INC

$3,000

$148,675

-$145,675

27

WESTINGHOUSE EMPLOYEE POL PARTICIPATION PROGRAM

$27,000

$170,600

-$143,600

28

HARRAH'S ENTERTAINMENT INC EMPLOYEES' POLITICAL

$197,448

$336,150

-$138,702

29

NEA FUND FOR CHILDREN AND PUBLIC EDUCATION; THE

$1,716,375

$1,853,390

-$137,015

30

EXXON MOBIL CORPORATION-MOBIL POLITICAL ACTION COM

$106,500

$237,250

-$130,750

31

GOLDMAN SACHS POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE

$100,373

$229,233

-$128,860

32

COMMITTEE FOR QUALITY ORTHOPAEDIC HEALTH CARE INC

$6,500

$133,119

-$126,619

33

BP AMERICA PAC

-$3,000

$122,361

-$125,361

34

SALOMON SMITH BARNEY HOLDINGS INC BETTER GOVERNMENT COMMITTEE

$25,000

$149,300

-$124,300

35

MAJORITY LEADER'S FUND

$755,596

$879,892

-$124,296

36

MCI WORLDCOM, INC. POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE

$70,500

$194,400

-$123,900

37

OIL, CHEMICAL & ATOMIC WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION

-$500

$122,900

-$123,400

38

VOTERS FOR CHOICE/FRIENDS OF FAMILY PLANNING

$12,457

$132,569

-$120,112

39

CITIGROUP INC POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE-FEDERAL/S

$41,500

$157,524

-$116,024

40

AFL-CIO COMMITTEE ON POLITICAL EDUCATION/POLITICAL

$998,595

$1,113,140

-$114,545

41

SVGGS FUND

-$3,000

$106,800

-$109,800

42

BANK ONE CORPORATION FC PAC FKA FIRST CHICAGO NBD CORPORATION PAC

$0

$108,450

-$108,450

43

EMPLOYEES OF NORTHROP GRUMMAN CORPORATION POLITICAL ACTION CMTE

$349,350

$456,775

-$107,425

44

SMURFIT-STONE CONTAINER CORPORATION; FKA STONE CONTAINER

$73,000

$180,100

-$107,100

45

CALIBER SYSTEM INC-CALPAC

-$1,500

$105,250

-$106,750

46

MORTGAGE BANKERS ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA POLITICAL

$294,356

$399,494

-$105,138

47

ICF KAISER INTERNATIONAL INC POLITICAL ACTION COMM

$15,450

$118,625

-$103,175

48

AMERICAN HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATION POLITICAL ACTION

$621,529

$722,580

-$101,051

49

FLUOR CORPORATION PUBLIC AFFAIRS C0MMITTEE

$61,750

$162,750

-$101,000

50

KOCH INDUSTRIES INC POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE

$436,774

$533,878

-$97,104