Featured Lists

Lists are collections of people and/or organizations that don't belong to a formal group. Many of them were originally compiled by media organizations, frequently in order to rank people by power, wealth, or influence.

Name Entities Description Created
Bush II Administration Officials 71 High-level officials in the George W Bush administration November 7, 2008, 2PM
Obama's New Team (NYT) 70 The New York Times' list of Obama appointments and potential appointees. December 19, 2008, 6AM
Fortune 50 Most Powerful Women (2008) 50 June 22, 2009, 12PM
The Hill's Top Hired Guns (2008) 89 The Hill's list of the best lobbyists in Washington. December 15, 2008, 2PM
NEWSMEAT Power Rankings 100 Among the most famous and powerful Americans, whose campaign contributions result most often in victory? December 13, 2009, 9PM
The Philanthropy 50 (2009) 52 Annual ranking of largest individual donors, published by the Chronicle of Philanthropy in February 2010 February 14, 2010, 4PM
Marcellus Shale Companies 57 September 7, 2010, 5PM
Top 100 US Foundations, 2010 100 November 9, 2010, 12AM
Forbes "Midas List" (2011) 100 Annual listing of top tech investors from US venture capital and private equity firms July 27, 2011, 1PM
Medical Schools in the United States 154 March 26, 2011, 2PM
Capital Weekly Top 100 (California - 2011) 101 A list of California insiders January 24, 2012, 11PM
OWS Landlords 62 October 26, 2011, 4PM
Economist Petitioners Supporting States on Individual Mandate 101 Supreme Court amicus brief filed 2012. March 28, 2012, 2PM
Mitt Romney Foreign Policy & National Security Team 40 Romney's foreign policy and national security advisors May 4, 2012, 11AM
100 Most Influential Georgians - 2012 100 14th edition of Georgia Trend’s 100 Most Influential Georgians published January 2012. November 11, 2012, 1PM
ED Private Collection Agencies 22 Private Collection Agencies (PCAs) that have contracts with the Department of Education for collecting on loans made through the Direct Loan program. August 1, 2013, 12PM
University at Buffalo Private Foundations 7 There are seven private not-for-profit corporations that control UB's endowment and "play an integral role in fulfilling the overall mission of supporting the University at Buffalo." January 6, 2014, 2PM
Who rules GMU persons of interest 8 March 5, 2014, 2PM
Subsidy Tracker Top 100 Parent Companies 100 Companies that have received the most money in state and local economic development awards. February 25, 2014, 2PM
Crain's NY Business 40 under 40 (2013) 40 Annual list published by Crain's New York Business each September. July 23, 2014, 9PM