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
Stress-Tested Banks 19 Banks the Federal Reserve "stress-tested" ending April 2009. "These 19 firms collectively hold two‐thirds of the assets and more than one‐half of the loans in the U.S. banking system..." April 24, 2009, 9PM
Profiles to edit 10 This is a list of people and organizations that are newsworthy or otherwise interesting, and that need profiles with more relationships and other content, and may need to be updated. If the entity is an org, consider filling out the profiles of people connected to that org (and vice versa). June 11, 2009, 7PM
Obama White House "Czars" 20 The press and conservative pundits talk about Obama's "czars," but who are they? June 17, 2009, 10PM
Top 100 Hedge Funds, 2009 100 Institutional Investor's list of the largest 100 hedge funds in 2009. June 18, 2009, 8PM
Largest Private Equity Firms, 2008 50 This is Private Equity International's list of the largest fifty private equity firms in the US, released in May 2008 June 18, 2009, 11PM
Largest Public Pension Funds, 2008 47 June 19, 2009, 3PM
Fortune 50 Most Powerful Women (2008) 50 June 22, 2009, 12PM
The Most Powerful People in Modern Healthcare, 2008 49 June 28, 2009, 7PM
25 Most Cited Think Tanks 25 Interestingly, the 25 most cited think tanks were cited 17% less in 2007 than the year before, according to FAIR.org. June 30, 2009, 1PM
HCIU Congressional staffers turned healthcare lobbyists 505 This is a list of ex-staffers to members of Congress who are currently lobbying on behalf of healthcare interests. This list is built and maintained by members of the Health Care Investigative Unit (HCIU). July 5, 2009, 7PM
Huffington Post Healthcare Investigative Unit Watch List 30 This is a list of Senators and Representatives who have received the most money from healthcare interests, as produced by the Huffington Post's Healthcare Investigative Unit in partnership with Maplight.org. July 7, 2009, 6PM
Fortune 1000 Companies in San Francisco 12 An in-depth profiling of the various Fortune 1000 companies currently headquartered in San Francisco, CA. July 20, 2009, 12PM
Government Officials with Ties to Goldman Sachs 24 A comprehensive list of Government officials with ties to Goldman Sachs - formal or otherwise. July 29, 2009, 11AM
Congressional staffers turned healthcare lobbyists 0 This is a list of former Congressional staffers who lobby for health care interests, as of 2009. (Staffers added to the HCIU list will be eventually added to this list, as well.) July 30, 2009, 10PM
All members of Congress since 1981 1435 August 4, 2009, 12PM
Staffers Turned Health Care Lobbyists, New York 12 This is a list of former staffers who now lobby for the healthcare industry that began their careers working for Congresspeople from NYS. August 4, 2009, 2PM
25 People to Blame for the Financial Crisis (Time Magazine) 24 TIME's picks for the top 25 people to blame for the financial crisis includes everyone from former Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan and former President George W. Bush to the former CEO of Merrill Lynch and you — the American consumer. As you read our choices, we'd like to know who you think deserves the most blame, and the least. After voting on the relative guilt (or innocence) of each person, view the full results here. August 5, 2009, 12PM
Goldman Sachs Investors 2 A list of controlling shareholders for Goldman Sachs August 13, 2009, 9AM
Ten Largest Bay Area Companies 10 How are the Bay Area's biggest companies networked into your community? How are they shaping government policy? August 18, 2009, 7PM
Forbes' Highest Paid CEOs (2009) 15 American CEOs ranked by compensation in 2008. August 22, 2009, 2PM