The following is a partial list of Democratic House Members who support Majority Whip James Clyburn (S.C.) over Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (Md.) to be the party’s Minority Whip in the 112th Congress, according to a source close to Clyburn, who said that those who had come out publicly were but “a small representation” of the endorsements he has nailed down.
On January 3, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., raises her right hand as her son Henry messes up her hair while Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., delivers the ceremonial swearing-in in the Old Senate Chamber. Gillibrand's other son Theodore, lower right, looks on.
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.