Wealthiest Member Of Congress Has Family Ties To Radio
August 19, 2011 at 8:43 AM (PT)
A member of Congress with ties to The CLEAR CHANNEL MAYS family, is the wealthiest member of congress. TEXAS Rep. MICHAEL MCCAUL, according to the annual ROLL CALL list, is worth at least $294 million. MCCAUL's wife LINDA, is the daughter of CLEAR CHANNEL COMMUNICATIONS Chairman LOWRY MAYS and sister of CLEAR CHANNEL CEO MARK MAYS.
MCCAUL passed MASSACHUSETTS Senator JOHN KERRY, who fell to third.
MCCAUL's net worth is close to 300% higher than it was last year due to large monetary transfers from his wife's family.