SWAMP Power Rankings

The lists of organizations in Biden's Basement's SWAMP power rankings represent the organizations with the most appointee data in each category.

Business/Consultant

Name
Appointees
Family Trust Funds
107
WestExec Advisors
13
McKinsey & Co.
12
Albright Capital Management / Albright Stonebridge / Dentons Global Advisors
11
RAND Corporation
11
Pricewaterhouse Coopers
9
Deloitte LLP
8
Airbnb
7
Amazon
7
General Electric
7

Education

Name
Appointees
Harvard University
53
Georgetown University
40
Columbia University
20
University of California
20
New York University
19
Yale University
18
George Washington University
17
Johns Hopkins University
15
University of Michigan
15
University of Pennsylvania
14

Financial

Name
Appointees
JP Morgan Chase
12
Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc.
11
Morgan Stanley
10
Goldman Sachs & Company
9
Bank of America Corporation
6
Blackstone Group, Inc.
6
Citigroup
4
Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty
3
Barclays Capital
3
BlackRock
3

Government

Name
Appointees
State of California
20
California Public Employees' Retirement System CalPERS
15
District of Columbia
13
New York State
11
New York City
10
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
7
Commonwealth of Virginia
6
State of Rhode Island
6
State of Maryland
5
State of Michigan
5

Law Firms

Name
Appointees
WilmerHale
7
Latham & Watkins LLP
5
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
4
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
4
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
4
Boies Schiller
3
O'Melveny & Myers LLP
3
Sidley Austin LLP
3
Cohen Milstein
2
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
2

Media

Name
Appointees
NBC Universal
7
CNN
6
Comcast Corporation
5
New York Times Company
4
ABC News
3
CBS Entertainment Group
3
Charter Communications Inc.
3
Discovery, Inc.
3
Netflix, Inc.
3
A&E TV Networks/History Talks
1

Non-Profits

Name
Appointees
Center for American Progress
31
Brookings Institution
21
The Aspen Institute, Inc.
12
Center for Strategic and International Studies
11
Obama Foundation
11
New Venture Fund
10
Center for a New American Security
9
Urban Institute
9
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
8
Council on Foreign Relations
8

Political

Name
Appointees
Biden for President
66
Democratic Party
58
59th Presidential Inaugural Committee
30
Kamala Harris Campaigns
14
Warren for President
11
Beto for America
7
Democratic National Committee Services Corporation
4
Mike Bloomberg 2020
4
Organization Together 2020
4
Pete for America
3

Technology

Name
Appointees
Microsoft
20
Google / Alphabet
14
Facebook / Meta
13
Lyft, Inc
12
Apple
10
Uber
10
Twitter
6
Cisco Systems, Inc.
5
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company
4
Amida Technology Solutions, LLC Equity Interest
2

Unions

Name
Appointees
Service Employees International Union (SEIU)
8
National Education Association
5
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
4
American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations AFL-CIO Staff Retirement Plan
2
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
2
American Geophysical Union
2
Communications Workers of America
2
Texas AFT
2
United Food & Commercial Workers
2
United Mine Workers of America
2

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