You Won’t Believe A Politician’s Net Worth

It’s no secret that high profile people in Washington make boatloads of cash, but what are the actual totals? The answer is simple. A lot. You are about to realize that your ‘humble,’ ‘unassuming’ politician’s net worth is anything but modest.

Rick Santorum
Rick Santorum

Net Worth: $5 million

Santorum has been active in federal positions since 1990, when he was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Since then, he rose quickly to the top of conservative Republican leadership. He left full-time politics in 2006 after a failed Senate re-election bid, focusing on his law practice as well as contributing to various news outlets. He attempted a run for president in 2012, losing out on the party’s bid to Mitt Romney.

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