News Release

Net Worth of the Candidates

The following is the net worth as of 2006 for each of the presidential
candidates of the two major parties:

John McCain: $27,817,187 to $45,045,011
http://www.opensecrets.org/pfds/CIDsummary.php?CID=N00006424&year=2006

Hillary Clinton: $10,360,009 to $51,021,998
http://www.opensecrets.org/pfds/CIDsummary.php?CID=N00000019&year=2006

Barack Obama: $456,012 to $1,142,000
http://www.opensecrets.org/pfds/CIDsummary.php?CID=N00009638&year=2006

For interviews, contact Massie Ritsch, communication
director of the Center for Responsive Politics.

For additional background, see Money magazine’s “Millionaires-in-chief.”

For more information, contact at the Institute for Public Accuracy:
Sam Husseini, (202) 347-0020; or David Zupan, (541) 484-9167