Teague, who owns a Hobbs, N.M., oil services firm worth from $5 million to
$25 million, takes the House seat of Pearce, who sold his Hobbs, N.M., oil services
firm for from $5 million to $25 million.
After subtracting $1 million in liabilities, Teagues minimum net worth is about
Rep.-elect Betsy Markey (D-Colo.)
Markey defeated Republican Rep. Marilyn Musgrave. Markey would replace Emanuel as last on the list of the 50 richest, with a minimum net worth of about $5.3 million. A former Congressional staffer, almost all of her assets are derived from Syscom Services, an IT company she and her husband established in the 1980s. She lists this asset as worth $5 million to $25 million.
Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.