On the House side, the NRCC was the top performer in May, taking in $4.6 million and reporting $10.6 million in cash on hand, double the amount of the DCCC. The NRCC also reported $7 million in debt left over from the 2010 campaign cycle, according to figures obtained late Monday by Roll Call.
By comparison, the DCCC raised $3.8 million and reported $5.3 million in cash on hand as of May 31 and $6.6 million in debt, according to its filing with the FEC.
Steve Peoples contributed to this report.
This article updates the print version to include fundraising data for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and the National Republican Congressional Committee.
From left, Lisa Peng, daughter of Peng Ming, Grace Ge Geng, daughter of Gao Zhisheng, and Ti-Anna Wang, daughter of Wang Bingzhang, hold pictures of their imprisoned fathers during a House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations hearing in the Rayburn House Office Building titled “Their Daughters Appeal to Beijing: ‘Let Our Fathers Go!’”
Each year since 1990, CQ Roll Call has reviewed the financial disclosures of all 541 senators, representatives and delegates to determine the 50 richest members of Congress. This year's report, derived from forms covering the calendar year 2012, shows it took a net worth of $6.67 million to crack the exclusive club.