Peter Overby As NPR's correspondent covering campaign finance and lobbying, Peter Overby totes around a business card that reads Power, Money & Influence Correspondent. Some of his lobbyist sources call it the best job title in Washington.
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Courts Seek To Recover Stanford's Political Pledges

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Politicians Slow To Repay Tainted Donations

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Sen. Blanche Lincoln of Arkansas speaks during a January 2009 aviation industry forum in Little Rock, Ark. Lincoln might be facing the toughest U.S. Senate race for a Democrat this year — which will be even tougher if her opposition receives generous donations from corporations per the recent Supreme Court ruling. Danny Johnston/AP hide caption

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The Supreme Court decision on corporate spending in political campaigns overturns a 20-year-old ruling. Michael McCloskey hide caption

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Supreme Court Left Donor Disclosure Rules Intact

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