Our Team

LittleSis is a project of Public Accountability Initiative, a 501(c)3 organization focused on corporate and government accountability. Our mission is to facilitate and produce investigative research that promotes transparent and accountable governance. PAI was founded in early 2008 by a group of activists, public interest lawyers, and academics associated with leading universities and major social change organizations.

Data Summary

3,854,554 Citations
1,412,763 Relationships
245,544 People
87,097 Organizations
70,415 Business People
29,155 Businesses
17,097 Political Fundraising Committees
12,590 Academics
12,178 Lobbyists
8,988 Lawyers
8,924 Political Candidates
8,200 Public Officials
7,104 Private Companies
4,984 Elected Representatives
4,013 Media Personalities
3,903 Government Bodies
3,872 Other Not-for-Profits
3,735 Schools
3,085 Public Companies
2,101 Individual Campaign Committees
1,907 Philanthropies
1,770 Other Campaign Committees
1,533 Lobbying Firms
1,427 Membership Organizations
938 Law Firms
677 Industry/Trade Associations
619 Couples
429 Policy/Think Tanks
413 PACs
295 Public Intellectuals
293 Consulting Firms
283 Cultural/Arts
247 Political Parties
242 Media Organizations
199 Government-Sponsored Enterprises
165 Professional Associations
150 Labor Unions
126 Public Relations Firms
124 Social Clubs
65 Government Advisory Bodies
58 Academic Research Institutes
37 Elite Consensus Groups