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.

House Oversight and Government Reform ranking member Elijah Cummings speaks with other Democrats at a Jan. 9 news conference to call for an independent, bipartisan commission to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Democrats Seek Records On Jared Kushner As Administration Tries To Stifle Oversight

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Trump Administration Moves To Limit Congressional Oversight Of Agencies

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Democratic Lawmakers Say Trump Is Violating The Constitution

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The White House released ethics waivers for ex-lobbyists and numerous others who have joined the government. The White House granted 14 waivers, including one for Kellyanne Conway. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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White House Discloses Ethics Waivers For Presidential Aides

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Walter Shaub Jr., director of the United States Office of Government Ethics. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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White House To Provide Ethics Agency With Info On Waivers For Ex-Lobbyists

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In Victory For OGE, White House Will Disclose Former Lobbyist Records

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Walter M. Shaub Jr., director of the Office of Government Ethics, notified the White House and federal agencies in April that his office wanted to see all ethics waivers issued by President Trump's administration, setting a June 1 deadline. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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How Billionaire Investor Carl Icahn Has Unprecedented Access To Trump

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President Trump holds his first official meeting with members of his Cabinet, including Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke (from left), Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Secretary of Defense James Mattis and Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross in March. Michael Reynolds/Getty Images hide caption

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This photo taken on July 14, 2012, shows a Trump Tower poster displayed on a roadside billboard in Manila. Jay Directo/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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3 Men, 1 Skyscraper And A Conflict-Of-Interest Concern In Foreign Policy

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