Categorized Spending

Union spending in select categories for 2023.




Hotels and Events






Public Relations





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All categorized spending is listed below. You can search for specific line items, or sort by highest to lowest spending. The descriptions for each line item are the union’s, not ours. Spending on hotels, consultants and much more is often not captured by the union’s description. 

Vendor Description Amount
Dowd, Bloch & Bennett Representational Activities 80604
Don Wiener Political Activities 54140
Southwest Airlines Representational Activities 35489
Harwood Marcus & Berk Chartered General Overhead 30762
Seiu Local 1 Political Action Fund Political Activities 28938
Marriott Chicago Midway Union Administration 18974
Sulaiman Law Group. Ltd Dba Atlas Consumer Law Union Administration 15477
Community Matters LLC General Overhead 13101
Art-flo General Overhead 12324
St Andrew’S Golf & Country Club Representational Activities 11353
Potbelly Sandwich Shop Representational Activities 11125
Icirr Contributions, Gifts And Grants 10000
Schuchat, Cook & Werner Representational Activities 9721
Hilton Chicago Ohare Representational Activities 9711
Meltwater News Us Inc General Overhead 8225
Homewood Suites Representational Activities 7729
Corner Bakery Representational Activities 6497
United Airlines Representational Activities 6434
Holiday Inn Express Representational Activities 6385
Hampton Inns Representational Activities 6349
Delta Airlines Representational Activities 6247
American Airlines Representational Activities 5133

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