Sen. Orrin Hatch is Utah’s “wealthiest” member of Congress with an estimated net worth of $2.11 million. Meanwhile, Rep. Chris Stewart and Rep. Rob Bishop both have a negative net worth.
Roll Call published their annual ranking of the wealthiest members of Congress. Here’s how Utah’s delegation clocked in:
Sen. Orrin Hatch (#122 overall) – Net worth $2.11 million
Rep. Jason Chaffetz (#301 overall) – Net worth $0.32 million
Sen. Mike Lee (#352 overall) – Net worth $0.12 million
Rep. Mia Love (#390 overall) – Net worth $0.04 million
Rep. Rob Bishop (#428 overall) – Net worth $-0.03 million
Rep. Chris Stewart (#524 overall) – Net worth $-0.49 million
Hatch’s net worth went up slightly from last year from $1.92 million. So did Sen. Mike Lee’s from $0.12 million.
Chaffetz and Stewart saw their net worth drop from the previous year, while Bishop remained the same. This is Rep. Love’s first time on the list because she is a freshman in Congress.
The wealthiest member of Congress according to Roll Call is Rep. Darrell Issa of California with an estimated net worth of $254.65 million. The poorest is California Republican David Valdado with a negative net worth of $-8.75 million.