But in his 2008 financial disclosure report, McCaul reported both of these assets under a single entity, which was valued at $25 million to $50 million.
Although it is possible the accounts were worth as much as $50 million in the previous year, Roll Call considers only the minimum value of each reported asset, or $25 million for its 2008 calendar year tally.
Because McCaul now reports the accounts as separate assets, he receives twice the credit boosting his total by
$25 million with a single account.
Roll Call calculates each Members minimum net worth by adding the minimum value of each asset and subtracting the minimum liabilities reported.
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.