WEAC Region 2 Political Action Committee (PAC)
Region 2 PAC Contribution Rates:
Teachers: Education Support Personnel
$2.00 full time $1.00 full time
$1.00 part time $0.50 part time
$0.50 less than part time $0.25 less than part time
Political Action Disclaimer: The Region 2 PAC is a political action committee that collects voluntary contributions from Association members and uses these contributions for political purposes, including, but not limited to, making contributions to and expenditures on behalf of friends of public education who are candidates for federal and state office. Only U.S. citizens or lawful permanent residents (i.e. green card holders) may contribute to these funds. Contributions to the Region 2 PAC is voluntary; making a contribution is neither a condition of employment nor membership in the Association and members have the right to refuse to contribute without suffering any reprisal.
The Region 2 PAC is subject to regulation by the Federal Election Commission and the Wisconsin Ethics Commission. State law requires the Region 2 PAC to use best efforts to collect and report the name and mailing address of all PAC contributors, and occupation of those contributing over $200 in a calendar year, to the Wisconsin Ethics Commission.
Political Action Rebate: Members may request a refund of their WEAC Region 2 PAC contribution which is used for political activity by writing to WEAC Region 2; 370 Orbiting Drive; Mosinee, WI 54455 between Sept 1 and Oct 30, or within 60 days of joining. This information is published annually. A person’s membership will not be affected by a request for a refund. Once a Member requests a Region 2 PAC rebate, no contributions will be drawn in future membership years unless the Member specifically requests in writing to reinstate said PAC participation.
Contributions to the Region 2 PAC are not tax-deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes.