Peter OverbyAs 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.
Donors at hedge funds are on track to cut their contributions to Democrats by half compared with two years ago, according to the Center for Responsive Politics.
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Former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin gestures during her speech at a fundraising dinner at California State University, Stanislaus, in Turlock, Calif., on June 25.