What is my State Political Action Committee (PAC)?
(Oregon) The CHIROPAC Political Action Committee (CHIROPAC) is an Oregon state registered fund which is a part of the Oregon Chiropractic Association. It was registered with the state of Oregon on 7/19/2010 and assigned ID # 14575. The reporting is handled by C&E Systems in Portland, Oregon.
Fundraising for the PAC is headed by Dr. Vern Saboe, Jr. DC DACAN FICC DABFP FACO, who also serves as the Lobbyist for the Oregon Chiropractic Association (OCA). The Fund is also managed by the OCA Legislative Committee with regards to contributions and donations.
What does the PAC do?
As defined by Wikipedia, in the United States, a political action committee (PAC) is a type of organization that campaigns for or against candidates, ballot initiatives or legislation. At the Federal level, an organization becomes a PAC when it receives or spends more than $1000 for the purpose of influencing a Federal election, according to the Federal Election Campaign Act. At the State level, an organization becomes a PAC according to the state’s election laws.
What are some recent uses of the PAC funds? Click here for the PAC Newsletter.
How do I contribute to the PAC? >Link to PAC Page or Newsletter<