The 50 Richest Members of Congress (2009)

Downturn Hits Even the Wealthiest Lawmakers

1. Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.)
$167.55 million
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2. Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.)
$164.70 million
<img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/IssaD.jpg" width="90" /> 3. Rep. Jane Harman (D-Calif.)
$112.13 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/HarmanJ.jpg" width="90" />
4. Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.)
$80.45 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/RockefellerJ.jpg" width="90" />
5. Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.)
$72.37 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/WarnerM.jpg" width="90" />
6. Rep. Jared Polis (D-Colo.)
$71 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/PolisJ.jpg" width="90" />
7. Rep. Vern Buchanan (R-Fla.)
$49.79 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/BuchananV.jpg" width="90" />
8. Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.)
$48.38 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/LautenbergF.jpg" width="90" />
9. Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.)
$42.94 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/FeinsteinD.jpg" width="90" />
10. Rep. Harry Teague (D-N.M.)
$40.63 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/TeagueH.jpg" width="90" />
11. Rep. Mike McCaul (R-Texas.)
$38.08 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/McCaullM.jpg" width="90" />
12. Rep. Alan Grayson (D-Fla.)
$31.12 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/GraysonA.jpg" width="90" />
13. Sen. Jim Risch (R-Idaho)
$19.29 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/RischJ.jpg" width="90" />
14. Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-N.J.)
$18.15 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/FrelinghuysenR.jpg" width="90" />
15. Rep. Cynthia Lummis (R-Wyo.)
$17.12 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/LummisC.jpg" width="90" />
16. Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.)
$17.09 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/CorkerB.jpg" width="90" />
17. Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.)
$16.02 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/McCaskillC.jpg" width="90" />
18. Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-Mass.)
$15.74 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/KennedyT.jpg" width="90" />
19. Rep. Nita Lowey (D-N.Y.)
$14.38 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/LoweyN.jpg" width="90" />
20. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.)
$14 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/MaloneyC.jpg" width="90" />
21. Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.)
$13.78 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/McCainJ.jpg" width="90" />
22. Rep. Gary Miller (R-Calif.)
$13.26 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/MillerGa.jpg" width="90" />
23. Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.)
$12.53 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/PelosiN.jpg" width="90" />
24. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.)
$12.13 <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/AlexanderL.jpg" width="90" />
25. Rep. Kenny Marchant (R-Texas)
$11.89 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/MarchantK.jpg" width="90" />
26. Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-Maine)
$11.85 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/SnoweO.jpg" width="90" />
27. Rep. Denny Rehberg (R-Mont.)
$10.87 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/RehbergD.jpg" width="90" />
28. Rep. John Campbell (R-Calif.)
$9.81 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/CampbellJ.jpg" width="90" />
29. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.)
$8.91 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/SensenbrennerJ.jpg" width="90" />
30. Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa)
$8.4 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/HarkinT.jpg" width="90" />
31. Rep. Fred Upton (R-Mich.)
$8.07 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/UptonF.jpg" width="90" />
32. Sen. Ted Kaufman (D-Del.)
$7.97 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/KaufmanT.jpg" width="90" />
33. Rep. Chris Lee (R-N.Y.)
$7.39 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/LeeChris.jpg" width="90" />
34. Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga.)
$7.15 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/PriceT.jpg" width="90" />
35. Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-Texas)
$7.14 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/DoggettL.jpg" width="90" />
36. Rep. Steven Kagen (D-Wis.)
$7.10 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/KagenS.jpg" width="90" />




37. Rep. John Spratt (D-S.C.)
$6.98 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/SprattJ.jpg" width="90" />
38. Sen. Ben Nelson (D-Neb.)
$6.95 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/NelsonBen.jpg" width="90" />
39. Rep. John Linder (R-Ga.)
$6.80 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/LinderJ.jpg" width="90" />
40. Sen. Kay Hagan (D-N.C.)
$6.67 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/HaganK.jpg" width="90" />
41. Rep. Bill Foster (D-Ill.)
$6.64 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/FosterB.jpg" width="90" />
42. Rep. David Dreier (R-Calif.)
$6.39 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/DreierD.jpg" width="90" />
43. Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.)
$6.37 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/IsaksonJ.jpg" width="90" />
44. Rep. Parker Griffith (D-Ala.)
$6.03 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/GriffithP.jpg" width="90" />
45. Sen. Michael Bennet (D-Colo.)
$5.97 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/BennetM.jpg" width="90" />
46. Rep. Randy Neugebauer (R-Texas)
$5.91 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/NeugebauerR.jpg" width="90" />
47. Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.)
$5.82 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/SpeierJ.jpg" width="90" />
48. Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.)
$5.78 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/DeLauroRosa.jpg" width="90" />
49. Sen. Herb Kohl (D-Wis.)
$5.56 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/KohlH.jpg" width="90" />
50. Rep. Shelley Berkley (D-Nev.)
$5.38 million <img src="http://cdn.rollcall.com/media/newspics/BerkleyS.jpg" width="90" /> Correction: Sept. 16, 2009

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