Committed to promoting nursing and healthcare in Illinois
The Nurses Political Action Committee (Nurses-PAC) is a nonpartisan political action committee of ANA-Illinois. ANA-Illinois is committed to promoting nursing and health care in Illinois.
The Nurses-PAC Board of Trustees is made up of nurses from all over Illinois in all fields of nursing. Nurses-PAC aims to influence health policy discussion by endorsing and contributing to candidates who support nurses and quality healthcare. Elected officials directly impact nursing practice and the health care system therefore we must stand together and support candidates who advocate for nurses and healthcare.
Activities of Nurses-PAC
Contributes to and campaigns for those candidates who support nurses
Makes candidate endorsements
Conducts fundraising activities
Educates nurses on important political issues
Informs members and colleagues about records of office holders and candidates
Consults with legislatively active nurses in assessing candidate’s records and/or stance on nursing issues
Assists nurses in organizing themselves for more effective political action