RPAC

REALTORS® Political Action Committee

If real estate is your profession, then politics is your business!

Click here for the RPAC Quick Facts & Accomplishments form.

What is RPAC?

The REALTORS® Political Action Committee (RPAC) is a standing committee involved in providing funding for political candidates at the national, state and local levels. The goal of RPAC is to establish the real estate industry as a concerned and involved constituency that gives active support to political candidates who recognize the needs of REALTORS® and property owners. RPAC is bi-partisan in its selection of candidates. The program and platform of each individual candidate, rather than a party label, determines whom RPAC supports. RPAC dollars increase the visibility of the real estate industry. With the help of RPAC, the industry is a recognized constituency in Washington D.C., Harrisburg and our local communities.

Invest in Your Future

When you consider the impact of political decisions on your profession and on the business community as a whole, it is clear why your participation in RPAC is so important. RPAC supports members of the legislature who share REALTORS® values and viewpoints. We impact the process collectively, enabling our viewpoint to be heard and respected. Your investment can help you and your business avoid paying a far greater price in the future.

Invest in RPAC Today!

Get Action on Your Issues

The dollars you invest in RPAC help elect candidates at the federal, state and local levels who support the free enterprise system and private property rights. Members who invest in RPAC do so because they believe that organized REALTOR® activity in the campaign process will not only result in a better business climate for the real estate industry, but in better government for all.

Yes I want to protect my business – How do I invest in RPAC?

The Greater Harrisburg Association of REALTORS® suggests a fair share investment of $49.50. You can also join the:

  • $99 Club by investing $99 – $249.99;
  • Capitol Club by investing $250 – $499.99; or
  • Governor’s Club by investing $500- $999.99.

REALTORS® interested in becoming a “Major Donor” may do at the following levels:

  • Golden ‘R’ – $5,000 first year; $2,000 each successive year
  • Crystal ‘R’ – $2,500 first year; $1,500 each successive year
  • Sterling ‘R’ – $1,000 per year

Please consider investing in RPAC today. Any level of investment is accepted and will help advance and protect your rights and the rights of the consumers you represent!

Click here to make an investment online!

Or, you can send your personal check made payable to “RPAC” to:

Greater Harrisburg Association of REALTORS®
424 N. Enola Drive, Suite 1, Enola, PA 17025

Or you may mail your investment directly to PAR at:

Pennsylvania Association of REALTORS®
500 North 12th Street, Lemoyne, PA 17043-1213

You also can call GHAR at (717) 364-3200 and make an investment using your Visa, MasterCard, or American Express.

2016 GHAR RPAC Investors

(through December 31, 2016)

President's Circle ($2,000 direct to an NAR-approved federal candidate)

James L. Helsel, Jr.

Sterling 'R' ($1,000.00)

Jodi F. Diego
John Esser
Larry L. Hatter
James L. Helsel, Jr.
Michael Pion
Donald D. Roth

Governor's Club ($500.00-$999.99)

Robert D. 'Bob' Fox
Robert S. ‘Bob’ Hamilton

 

Capitol Club ($250.00-$499.99)

Shannon Foster
Matthew Madden
Angela Moyer
David Obenstine
W. Greg Rothman
William Rothman
Tona Shaver
Adrian Smith
Edwin Tichenor
Melanie Walderon
Jim Wise

$99 Club ($99.99-$249.99)

Ted Baldwin
Neil Barr
Anna Bianco
Stephen Bickford
Derek Bicksler
Ed Blum
Barbara Cartwright
Ryan Colquhoun
Joy Daniels
Michael DeRemer
Karen Detwiler
Russ Dugan
Dennis Eckman
Sherry Enterline
Robert Fisher
Ronald Freedman
Michael Garman
Charles Gilmore
David Paul Giovanniello
Lee Ann Gleason-Grajales
Lauren Gross
Michelle Gueci
Stephen Haldeman
Rob Hamilton
Annette Handley
Stephen Hawbecker
Cathie Heika
Sherrie Heilig
William Hency
Sylvia Hess
Patti Hivner
Kay Hock
Jennifer Hollister
William Hooke
David Hooke
Wendell Hoover
Mo Humphreys
Lilia Jackson
Stephen Johansen
Susan Kichman
Rose Knepp
James Koury
Demetri Koutsokostas
Andrew Kronenberg
Justin Lapiska
Glenn Lehman
Kathy Ludwig
Frederick Lynn
B Amalia Marshall
Elizabeth Masland
Rick McGinnis
Caroline Mellinger
Vince Mellott
Gloria MInnich
Gary Muccio
Timothy Norris
Jordan Piscioneri
Lou Puliti
Paul Rabon
Drue Richmond
James Ross
Beth Shenk
Michael Souders
James Spagnolo
James St. Hilaire
Ted Stefan
Susan Thomas
Glenn Wareham
David White
Anne Whitten
Steven Williams
Rick Woodard
Brett Woodburn
Chris Wyman

 

DISCLAIMER: Contributions are not deductible for income tax purposes. Contributions to RPAC are voluntary and are used for political purposes. The amount suggested is merely a guideline and you may contribute more or less than the suggested amount. You may refuse to contribute without reprisal and the National Association of REALTORS® or any of its state associations or local boards will not favor or disfavor any member because of the amount contributed. 70% of each contribution is used by your state PAC to support state and local political candidates. Until your state PAC reaches its RPAC goal 30% is sent to National RPAC to support federal candidates and is charged against your limits under 2 U.S.C. 441a; after the state PAC reaches its RPAC goal it may elect to retain your entire contribution for use in supporting state and local candidates.


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