Data Summary

2,674,541 Citations
905,750 Relationships
148,793 Persons
53,708 Business Persons
45,569 Organizations
17,142 Businesses
11,660 Lobbyists
8,051 Political Candidates
7,609 Political Fundraising Committees
7,484 Academics
5,183 Lawyers
4,541 Public Officials
3,608 Private Companies
3,465 Elected Representatives
2,837 Schools
2,691 Other Not-for-Profits
2,526 Government Bodies
1,964 Public Companies
1,953 Individual Campaign Committees
1,620 Other Campaign Committees
1,610 Media Personalities
1,564 Philanthropies
1,388 Lobbying Firms
788 Membership Organizations
619 Couples
375 Industry/Trade Associations
374 Law Firms
225 Policy/Think Tanks
186 Political Parties
169 Cultural/Artses
114 PACs
107 Public Intellectuals
87 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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