2018 Target Corporate Political Contributions

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Jan. 1 – Dec. 31, 2018

The following is a list of contributions of general corporate funds in the amount of $5,000 or more to support or oppose the election of candidates for office or ballot initiatives.

Organization Contribution
Illinois Merchants Political Action Committee $22,000
Florida Retail Federation Political Committee $13,000
California Republican Caucus $10,000
California Women’s Caucus (WIP PAC & Women in CA Leadership) $10,000
California Moderate Dem Caucus (CA for Jobs/Economy) $10,000
NY Senate Republican Caucus $10,000
California Chamber of Commerce $7,200
Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce PAC $5,500
New Jersey Interested Merchants Political Action Committee Team $5,000
Washington Retail Association Local Government PAC $5,000
California Business Properties Association PAC $5,000


Target is also a member of national organizations. Our team members attend conferences and other events hosted by these organizations to learn about elected officials’ policy priorities and initiatives and to share a retail perspective. Target expressly requires that our funds are used only to support educational and association management activities and not for campaign contributions.

Organization Contribution
Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee $12,000
Republican Legislative Campaign Committee $12,000
Community Leaders of America $5,000
National Conference of Democratic Mayors $5,000


Published May 2019