Democratic Reps. Barney Frank (Mass.) (top left) and Mike Doyle (Pa.) (top right) strike similar poses, as do Democratic Reps. Bobby Scott (Va.) (bottom left) and Hank Johnson (Ga.) during a House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee meeting Thursday. The committee examined the risks of defaulting on the U.S.’s debt, a topic that clearly engrossed the panel’s members.
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.