Top 15 Richest Members of Congress

15.) Rep. Rick Berg, R-N.D.

Mr. Berg’s reported minimum net worth: $23.78 million

To be fair here, a majority of Berg’s wealth comes from his real estate investments. He owns dozens of apartment units and commercial properties that added up to a contributed net worth of $23.78 million in 2011.

14.) Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn

Ms. Black’s reported minimum net worth: $24.79 million

13.) Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.

Ms. Pelosi’s reported minimum net worth: $26.43 million

12.) Rep. Chellie Pingree, D-Maine

Ms. Pingree’s reported minimum net worth: $28.58 million.

11.) Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla.

Mr. Buchanan’s reported minimum net worth: $36.49 million

10.) Rep. Jim Renacci, R-Ohio

Mr. Reacci’s reported minimum net worth: $36.67 million

9.) Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif.

Ms. Feinstein’s reported minimum net worth: $41.78 million

8.) Sen. Frank Lautenberg, D-N.J.

Mr. Lautenberg’s eported minimum net worth: $56.8 million

7.) Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo.

Reported minimum net worth: $72.09 million

6.) Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn.

Mr. Blumenthal’s reported minimum net worth: $79.11 million

5.) Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D-W.Va.

Mr. Rockefeller’s reported minimum net worth: $83.08 million

4.) Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va.

Mr. Warner’s reported minimum net worth: $85.81 million

3.) Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif.

Mr. Issa’s reported minimum net worth: $140.55 million

Poor Issa lost about $80 million of his net worth from 2010 to 2011; costing him him the #1 and #2 positon.

2.) Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass.

Mr. Kerry’s reported minimum net worth: $198.65 million

Kerry has maintained a spot on this elite list for 15-years straight! Looks like the recession hasn’t even touched him…

1.) Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas

Mr. McCaul’s reported minimum net worth: $305.46 million

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