Members of Congress Getting Richer

WASHINGTON 11/02/2011 -- According to Roll Call, the richest members of Congress are getting even richer.

The newspaper finds House and Senate members had a collective net worth of more than two billion dollars last year -- a nearly 25-percent jump from 2008.

The 50 wealthiest members of Congress are mainly responsible for the jump.

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  • by Midget on Nov 3, 2011 at 05:12 AM
    That is because everything they get is free, health insurance,paid retirement,they are wined and dined,free fitness club, and the list goes on and on. We would all be rich if we just got half of what they get
  • by in case you were wondering Location: tally on Nov 2, 2011 at 08:14 AM
    Who are the fifty?...
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