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

3,680,581 Citations
1,332,962 Relationships
236,926 People
79,644 Organizations
66,994 Business People
26,749 Businesses
16,809 Political Fundraising Committees
12,407 Academics
12,057 Lobbyists
8,833 Political Candidates
8,276 Lawyers
7,562 Public Officials
6,074 Private Companies
4,593 Elected Representatives
3,782 Media Personalities
3,704 Government Bodies
3,679 Other Not-for-Profits
3,602 Schools
3,014 Public Companies
2,037 Individual Campaign Committees
1,878 Philanthropies
1,694 Other Campaign Committees
1,486 Lobbying Firms
1,312 Membership Organizations
828 Law Firms
619 Couples
608 Industry/Trade Associations
381 Policy/Think Tanks
288 PACs
271 Cultural/Arts
251 Consulting Firms
232 Public Intellectuals
229 Political Parties
193 Media Organizations
167 Government-Sponsored Enterprises
129 Professional Associations
116 Labor Unions
113 Public Relations Firms
97 Social Clubs
49 Academic Research Institutes
36 Government Advisory Bodies
23 Elite Consensus Groups