Data Summary

2,662,884 Citations
901,113 Relationships
148,011 Persons
53,526 Business Persons
45,114 Organizations
16,880 Businesses
11,644 Lobbyists
8,036 Political Candidates
7,599 Political Fundraising Committees
7,411 Academics
5,156 Lawyers
4,501 Public Officials
3,591 Private Companies
3,450 Elected Representatives
2,818 Schools
2,662 Other Not-for-Profits
2,499 Government Bodies
1,961 Public Companies
1,953 Individual Campaign Committees
1,620 Other Campaign Committees
1,602 Media Personalities
1,559 Philanthropies
1,388 Lobbying Firms
762 Membership Organizations
619 Couples
373 Industry/Trade Associations
371 Law Firms
223 Policy/Think Tanks
186 Political Parties
169 Cultural/Artses
114 PACs
107 Public Intellectuals
86 Consulting Firms
67 Media Organizations
57 Professional Associations
54 Public Relations Firms
43 Labor Unions
41 Social Clubs
28 Government-Sponsored Enterprises

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