2021 Target Corporate Political Contributions

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Jan. 1 – Dec. 31, 2021

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 Team  $22,000
Women in Power PAC  $15,000
California Legislative Black Caucus $15,000
Florida Retail Federation PAC $13,000
California Chamber of Commerce PAC $7,200
California Retailers Association CalRetailers  $7,200
New York Retailers for Effective Government $5,000
New York Senate Republican Caucus $5,000
New York Assembly Democratic Caucus $5,000
New York Senate Democratic Caucus $5,000
New York Assembly Republican Caucus $5,000
LGBT Caucus Leadership Fund 
$5,000
 
California Business Properties Association  $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. Because these organizations also engage in political efforts, we disclose our memberships as political contributions. 

Organization Contribution
Congressional Black Caucus Foundation  $100,000
National Governors Association $60,000
Attorney General Alliance   $50,000
National Conference of State Legislatures  $27,500
Western Governors Association  $15,000
US Conference of Mayors  $50,000
National Black Caucus of State Legislators  $15,000
National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators  $15,000
National Lieutenant Governors Association  $10,000
Council of State Governments  $10,000
National Foundation for Women Legislators  $10,000
State Government Affairs Council  $6,500

 

Published July 2022

2021 Overall Contribution Totals