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Peter Overby

Peter Overby appears in the following:

Political Money Trail: From Big Donors' Wallets To Field Operations

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

The Hillary Victory Fund raises major contributions and distributes the cash to Democratic organizations up and down the line. We follow the money from George Soros to field canvassers in Virginia.

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Clinton Foundation To Adjust Its Model If Hillary Is Elected President

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

The Clinton Foundation, a big organization that has led to big political headaches for Bill and Hillary Clinton, plans to spin off its international work if Hillary is elected president.

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Clinton Foundation To Drastically Shrink If Hillary Clinton Is Elected

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

The foundation would give up its most recognizable parts, including its major global health and wellness programs.

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Money Race Accelerates For Hillary Clinton And Donald Trump

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Both candidates had record months for collecting cash.

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Koch Network Building A Senate Wall Against Trump

Friday, August 19, 2016

Four years after the Koch political network spent heavily to back Republican nominee Mitt Romney, it's now spending millions to save the GOP Senate majority from their own presidential candidate.

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Bill Clinton, Big Money To Leave Foundation If Hillary Clinton Is Elected

Thursday, August 18, 2016

The former president told staff he'll step down from the board of the Clinton Foundation and it would stop accepting money from corporate and foreign sources, if Hillary Clinton wins the election.

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Conservative Groups Redirect Support From Trump To Endangered Republicans

Thursday, August 18, 2016

The Koch network and some other conservative groups are redirecting their efforts from supporting Donald Trump to sending a lifeline to endangered Republican senators and representatives.

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The Clintons Wrote The Book On How Politicians Climb Out Of Middle Class

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Bill and Hillary Clinton moved into the White House in 1993 as a first couple of modest means. If they return in January, it will be as millionaires.

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In An Effort To Pressure Trump, Clinton Releases 2015 Tax Returns

Friday, August 12, 2016

The Clinton campaign says Hillary and Bill Clinton paid their federal taxes at a rate of 34.2 percent, with an adjusted gross income of $10.6 million.

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FACT CHECK: Donald Trump Unveils His Economic Plan In Major Detroit Speech

Monday, August 08, 2016

In a vision described as "Winning The Global Competition," the GOP nominee is proposing three tax brackets and would limit taxes on all forms of business income as well as end the estate tax.

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Trump Launches Fundraising Blitz As GOP Donors Wonder Whether He Can Win

Saturday, August 06, 2016

The Republican nominee has 21 fundraisers planned in the next 31 days โ€” but amid falling poll numbers and a series of stumbles, some big Republican donors may not contribute to Trump's campaign.

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Basketball Tickets, Caribbean Travel: Is Disclosing Gifts Good Enough For Kaine?

Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Clinton's vice presidential pick received more than $160,000 in gifts while governor of Virginia. He disclosed it all, as required by state law, but it could be a problem in this year of populists.

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Tim Kaine Suffers Backlash Over Acceptance Of Political Gifts

Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine accepted $160,000 worth of free travel and gifts while serving as governor and lieutenant governor of Virginia. It was all legal and disclosed. NPR explores if it is still a campaign issue.

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FACT CHECK: Hillary Clinton's Speech To The Democratic Convention, Annotated

Thursday, July 28, 2016

NPR's politics team has annotated Clinton's speech, providing analysis and context and fact-checking key portions.

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Clinton's Fundraising Outpaces Trump's As The General Election Season Begins

Thursday, July 21, 2016

The reports from the Clinton committees put her in better financial shape than either President Obama or challenger Mitt Romney in 2012. Trump's fundraising has improved but still lags Clinton's.

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Trump And RNC Raise $32 Million While Clinton And DNC Bring In $81 Million

Saturday, July 16, 2016

It's a big increase in Trump's fundraising but because of how the fundraising committees were set up, Trump's campaign only gets to keep a fraction of the money.

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Citizens United Muddles What Is Legal In Trump's Foreign Money Case

Saturday, July 16, 2016

It's illegal for candidates to ask for money from non-citizens, which watchdog groups say Trump has done. But what's legal has been clouded by the 2010 Supreme Court ruling known as Citizens United.

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How Picking Mike Pence As VP Might Cost The Trump Campaign Donations

Saturday, July 16, 2016

By picking Mike Pence as his vice presidential candidate, Donald Trump may cost his campaign contributions from the financial services industry.

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Despite Ties To VP Pick Mike Pence, Koch Network Still Refuses To Support Trump

Friday, July 15, 2016

Though the Indiana governor has deep connections to the powerful tax-exempt groups led by the billionaire brothers, the Koch money network maintains its focus will be protecting the Republican Senate.

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Every Position Donald Trump Has Taken On How He Is Funding His Campaign

Thursday, July 14, 2016

As he has gone about reinventing presidential campaigns, Donald Trump has offered many ideas about how to finance his operation.

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