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

3,953,025 Citations
1,458,552 Relationships
250,080 People
92,572 Organizations
71,822 Business People
29,929 Businesses
17,919 Political Fundraising Committees
12,643 Academics
12,224 Lobbyists
9,413 Lawyers
9,008 Political Candidates
8,524 Public Officials
7,177 Private Companies
5,053 Elected Representatives
4,089 Media Personalities
4,006 Government Bodies
3,991 Other Not-for-Profits
3,760 Schools
3,098 Public Companies
2,121 Individual Campaign Committees
1,934 Philanthropies
1,784 Other Campaign Committees
1,553 Lobbying Firms
1,466 Membership Organizations
989 Law Firms
714 Industry/Trade Associations
619 Couples
472 Policy/Think Tanks
443 PACs
345 Consulting Firms
314 Public Intellectuals
293 Cultural/Arts
269 Media Organizations
253 Political Parties
214 Government-Sponsored Enterprises
167 Professional Associations
158 Labor Unions
133 Social Clubs
133 Public Relations Firms
81 Government Advisory Bodies
64 Academic Research Institutes
43 Elite Consensus Groups