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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David Koch underwrote both old-fashioned charitable causes, such as the David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care, and the conservative movement, reshaping U.S. politics. Diane Bondareff/Invision for Koch Industries/AP hide caption

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David Koch Dies; Conservative Billionaire Helped Reshape U.S. Politics

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Big Tech Lobbying Looks For Allies Among Republicans And Libertarians

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How The Internet Has Changed The Way Politicians Raise Campaign Funds

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President Trump speaks at a rally in Orlando, Fla., in June to kick off his reelection campaign. Trump has lent his support to a new Republican small-donor fundraising platform, WinRed, that launched last week. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Trump, talks to reporters outside the White House on May 1. The Office of Special Counsel says Conway should "be removed from federal service" for repeated violations of the Hatch Act. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Says He Wasn't Trying To Promote Business By Staying At His Ireland Golf Course

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N.Y. Bill Would Give 3 Congressional Committees Access To Trump's State Tax Returns

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House Democrats have passed a bill to end the secrecy shielding donors behind unregulated dark money contributions. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Democrats Want To End Dark Money, But First They Want To Use It

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House Democratic Candidates Outraise Republicans In Effort To Hold On To Majority

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President Trump, Sen. Bernie Sanders Are Front-Runners In The Money Race For 2020

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Lobbyists See The Indictment Of Powerful Lawyer Gregory Craig As A Warning

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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin testifies before the U.S. House of Representatives last month. Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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White House Lawyers Discussed Trump Tax Returns With Treasury Department

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President Trump told reporters on Wednesday that he was "not inclined" to adhere to a demand from a congressional Democrat for the IRS to hand over copies of the president's tax returns. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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How Trump's Campaign Fundraising Compares With 2020 Democratic Contenders

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