Automotive Parts & Service Association of Illinois


APSA of Illinois Legislative Updates

Here is the latest legislative update.





























APSA of Illinois 2018 State Primary Election Report

With this election not occurring during a presidential election year, voter turnout was expected to be low with an angry, “anti-incumbent” sentiment. Many Republican voters were upset over the 15 House republicans that voted for the 2017 income tax increase. Going into the election, Democrat turnout was thought to be more highly motivated given the contested races for Governor and Attorney General and the general enthusiasm of the progressive elements of the party.

Read the 2018 State Primary Election Report, click here


APSA of Illinois Legislative Ratings for 2017

Our legislative ratings demonstrate the responsiveness of your legislators to the automotive aftermarket industry in particular and small business in general. As business leaders, citizens, voters and taxpayers we need and demand accountability for the actions of our elected officials. These ratings are to aid you in determining whether your legislators are working with you or against you as your business competes in the marketplace.

Read the 2017 Legislative Ratings, click here



PAC - Political Action Committee

APSA of Illinois Political Action Committee (PAC) is the financial support arm of the APSA of Illinois successful legislative presence in Illinois. The PAC committee works diligently to ensure that the money is used in the support and actions that validate the livelihood of our business and industry’s survival in the state of Illinois.

Why should you support the APSA of Illinois PAC?

The PAC is your opportunity to support APSA of Illinois and the legislative efforts by putting your money where your mouth is. APSA Illinois legislative success is limited by the value you in the industry put into having a strong and powerful voice in the halls of state government. By financially supporting the APSA of Illinois PAC, you are providing this organization with the essential tools to protect your business.   

APSA of Illinois has a long track record of ensuring that member’s contributions are used in the most politically advantageous opportunities for our industry. The support given to political policymakers is recognized and crucial to ensure industry friendly candidates are elected to office or maintain their positions in state government.

How do you get involved with APSA of Illinois PAC?

First, make sure you contribute the standard request on your annual dues statement that is sent to each year.  Remember, the donation amount on the member ship renewal is just a minimum suggested amount; you are always welcome to contribute more, just mark in the amount of support you would like to give. You can also complete the following form:  (PAC contribution Form PDF link) and sent it into the APSA of Illinois office.

In addition, as a contributor to the fund, you can volunteer to assist in the distribution of the support by volunteering to personally deliver contributions to legislative candidates. WE strive to ensure that our supported legislators get to know a contributor to the fund and build a relationship with our industry.

Sometimes your financial support can speak as loud as words, so please participate in APSA of Illinois’ Political Action Committee today!


PAC Contribution Form

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