Saturday, July 30, 2011

"Poor" Chicago Rep. Luis Gutierrez: 2004: $47,503 2009: $2,358,005

The List Everyone Is Talking About

Here is “The List” that we speak of in “The Video Congress Does Not Want You To See”. Check to see if your representative in Congress is on this list. This is a trend analysis of the data compiled by the Center for Responsive Politics using their average net worth calculations.


Avg '04Avg '08Growth '04-'08% Chg2009 Net Worth
41 Democrats
Gutierrez, Luis V (D-Ill)$47,503$1,790,508$1,743,0053,669$2,358,005
Scott, David (D-Ga)$107,262$3,008,001$2,900,7392,704$3,758,001
Sanchez, Loretta (D-Calif)$196,505$2,547,501$2,350,9961,196$2,474,001
Sanchez, Linda (D-Calif)-$32,500$342,500$375,0001,154$751,010
Herseth Sandlin, Stephanie (D-SD)-$112,000$1,152,510$1,264,5101,129$1,332,853
Obama, Barack$300,002$3,670,505$3,370,5031,124$4,960,505
Feingold, Russ (D-Wis)$8,000$83,501$75,501944$83,001
Hinchey, Maurice (D-NY)$74,002$727,509$653,507883$743,508
Eshoo, Anna (D-Calif)-$385,996$1,508,003$1,893,999491$1,683,503
McGovern, James P (D-Mass)$474,002$2,673,503$2,199,501464$2,330,503
Cummings, Elijah E (D-Md)$175,000$887,506$712,506407$887,506
Harkin, Tom (D-Iowa)$2,647,019$13,373,057$10,726,038405$16,764,563
Conyers, John Jr (D-Mich)$1,501$7,500$5,999400$0
Faleomavaega, Eni F H (D-AS)$77,007$338,505$261,498340$48,004
Taylor, Gene (D-Miss)-$32,500$75,000$107,500331$32,500
Jackson Lee, Sheila (D-Texas)$159,005$615,506$456,501287$27,004
Costa, Jim (D-Calif)$851,003$3,073,002$2,221,999261$2,881,002
Wyden, Ron (D-Ore)$1,472,005$4,817,513$3,345,508227$6,246,019
Christian-Christensen, Donna (D-VI)$205,500$625,501$420,001204$518,000
Bordallo, Madeleine Z (D-Guam)$1,523,003$4,565,002$3,041,999200$4,916,003
Kanjorski, Paul E (D-Pa)$1,464,505$4,356,505$2,892,000198$4,356,505
Spratt, John M Jr (D-SC)$6,801,008$19,543,006$12,741,998187$22,443,507
Watson, Diane E (D-Calif)$48,501$135,502$87,001179$111,002
Towns, Edolphus (D-NY)-$269,497$210,007$479,504178$214,506
Dodd, Chris (D-Conn)$411,004$1,139,508$728,504177$1,498,509
Dicks, Norm (D-Wash)$261,504$720,504$459,000176$698,003
Berman, Howard L (D-Calif)$498,024$1,367,020$868,996175$1,082,547
Visclosky, Pete (D-Ind)$390,509$1,064,511$674,002173$1,107,012
Higgins, Brian M (D-NY)-$250,001$170,505$420,506168$170,505
Brown, Corrine (D-Fla)-$43,999$28,001$72,000164$3,501
Schakowsky, Jan (D-Ill)$71,008$181,512$110,504156$188,511
Boren, Dan (D-Okla)$591,502$1,479,007$887,505150$1,002,507
Stark, Pete (D-Calif)-$9,499,988$4,295,508$13,795,496145-$11,542,496
Miller, Brad (D-NC)-$462,997$197,510$660,507143$210,015
Clyburn, James E (D-SC)$165,504$397,505$232,001140$397,005
Israel, Steve (D-NY)-$104,000$32,500$136,500131$0
Kennedy, Patrick J (D-RI)$91,001$207,501$116,500128$18,107,502
Dorgan, Byron L (D-ND)$289,011$633,517$344,506119$765,019
Brady, Robert A (D-Pa)$799,005$1,641,004$841,999105$391,504
Ortiz, Solomon P (D-Texas)$773,003$1,563,006$790,003102$1,323,004
Kildee, Dale E (D-Mich)$239,503$481,004$241,501101$296,504
Totals for 41 Democrats$10,019,433$85,726,776$75,707,343756%$95,620,163