congress and senators net worth

congress and senators net worth

Posted in the Somerset Forum

pulaski

Pineville, KY

#1 Jan 28, 2013
Is there a web site you can go too that tells you how much a politician was worth when they went into office and how much they are worth now?

“Boogie Chill'un”

Level 6

Since: Dec 08

Location hidden

#2 Jan 28, 2013
pulaski wrote:
Is there a web site you can go too that tells you how much a politician was worth when they went into office and how much they are worth now?
Try opensecrets.org

“Boogie Chill'un”

Level 6

Since: Dec 08

Location hidden

#3 Jan 28, 2013
Look under the personal finances section.....

“Statism is slavery”

Since: Jan 13

Somerset, KY

#4 Jan 28, 2013
Most of them are millionaires, some are billionaires. Standard members of Congress "earn" $174,000 a year, plus expenses and lifetime pension. Only Congressmen Ron Paul and Howard Coble, and Senator Rand Paul waives their compensation.

Rep. Hal Rogers, Chairman of House Appropriations Committee is not only one rich son of a gun, but expects his constituents to pay for his lifestyle. If you think politicians care about you, then you're more of a fool than anyone has ever let you know.

I say, repeal the Compensation Claus of the U.S. Constitution.
My thoughts

Doniphan, MO

#5 Jan 28, 2013
I'm fairly certain they do not pay for anything at all out of their own pocket. Nothing. We cover it all. Babysitters, the best healthcare in the world. Even transportation to vacation and the vacation itself and any body guard or maid or hairdresser or other thing they want. Least that's what I heard.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Somerset Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Bible study rules for public schools proposed (Feb '10) 3 min umoron 153,778
Hey Hatti. (Jan '12) 32 min Ricky F 33,163
Coach Dale Anderson (Oct '11) 2 hr Every base covered 848
Stephanie Lovell 4 hr He Tha Man 2
Stay out of fountain. 6 hr Gaypride 56
Caves around or in Somerset (Jan '09) 9 hr Mrfortunato 114
anyone know leslie bennett (Apr '09) 10 hr Summer 12

Somerset Jobs

More from around the web

Personal Finance

Somerset Mortgages