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      Lawmakers Disclose Personal Finances

      The Associated Press
      Thursday, June 14, 2007; 2:59 PM

      Congressional Leaders

      Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif, speaker of the House.

      Earned income: $183,500.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Vineyard in St. Helena, Calif., $5 million-$25 million;
      townhouse in Norden, Calif., $1 million-$5 million; option on San
      Francisco property, $1 million-$5 million; rental property in Napa,
      $500,000-$1 million.

      Major sources of unearned income: Rent from Napa property,
      $15,001-$50,000; rental income from vineyard, $50,001-$100,000.

      Major liabilities: Mortgage on vineyard, $1 million-$5 million;
      mortgage on Norden house, $500,001-$1 million; mortgage on rental
      property in Napa, $250,001-$500,000.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Pelosi's assets are owned jointly with her husband, Paul.
      He is an investor who has a long list of his own real estate and stock
      holdings, many in high-tech firms. Rental income he reported for the
      year included $100,001-$1 million each for three commercial properties
      in San Francisco.

      Paul Pelosi reported 30 stock sales and purchases last year, often
      involving sums up to $500,000 or $1 million. They included buying
      $500,001-$1 million of Apple Computer stock, $500,001-$1 million worth
      of Ebay stock and $15,001-$50,000 worth of Traffic.com stock.

      Nancy Pelosi serves as an advisory board member or trustee of a
      half-dozen organizations including the Women & Politics Institute at
      American University, the International Women's Democracy Center, the
      United States Botanic Garden, the Kennedy Center, Lead America and the
      National Student Leadership Foundation.

      For the first time this year, Pelosi also listed her position as chief
      financial officer and secretary of the Paul & Nancy Pelosi Charitable
      Foundation, which the couple established to donate their wealth to
      museums, universities and other organizations. That follows a report
      in USA Today earlier this year criticizing Pelosi for failing to
      report that position in the past, as required, which aides said was an
      oversight.

      -- -- --

      Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-Md., House majority leader.

      Earned income: $185,681.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Citigroup/Smith Barney IRAs, $331,000-$715,000;
      Congressional Federal Credit Union account, $15,001-$50,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Dividends/capital gains from IRAs,
      $3,700-$8,500; interest on Credit Union account, $201-$1,000.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Hoyer is a member of the St. Mary's College Board of
      Trustees and the U.S. Naval Academy Board of Visitors. His earned
      income included a legislative pension of $20,481 from the state of
      Maryland.

      -- -- --

      Rep. John Boehner, R-Ohio, House minority leader.

      Earned income: $183,500.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Retirement plan from Nucite Sales Limited Partnership,
      $1 million-$5 million; Nucite Sales Inc. stock, $100,001-$250,000;
      Congressional Federal Credit Union account, $50,001-$100,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Dividends, interest and capital
      gains from Nucite stock, $15,001-$50,000.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Boehner is the former president and limited partner of
      Nucite Sales, a plastics company. He also listed several assets held
      jointly with his wife, Debbie. Among them are five mutual fund
      accounts, each valued at $100,001-$250,000. Boehner bought and sold
      shares in Rydex Healthcare Fund, worth $50,001-$100,000, and the
      couple sold shares in Victory Diversified Stock fund, worth
      $50,001-$100,000.

      -- -- --

      Rep. James Clyburn, D-S.C., House majority whip.

      Earned income: $165,200

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: $3,500.

      Major assets: Investment Entrepreneurs LLC, $100,001-$250,000; half
      ownership of property in Sumter, S.C., $50,001-$100,000; Bank of
      America retirement account, $15,001-$50,000; Merrill Lynch retirement
      account, $15,001-$50,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: South Carolina Retirement System,
      $49,920; rent from Sumter property, $2,501-$5,000; dividends from
      SCANA Corp. investment, $1,001-$2,500.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Clyburn, the third-ranking Democrat in the House, was
      reimbursed for nine domestic trips in 2006, including one to Fort
      Myers, Fla., paid for by the Association of American Railroads; one to
      San Francisco paid for by the Congressional Black Caucus Institute;
      and one to San Diego paid for by the Maritime Trades Department,
      AFL-CIO. Clyburn serves on boards of six organizations, including
      Allen University in Columbia, S.C., the Palmetto Conservation
      Foundation, and the International African American Museum.

      -- -- --

      Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky, Senate minority leader.

      Earned income: $183,500.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Trust, invested mostly in mutual funds,
      $315,000-$750,000; Individual retirement account, invested mostly in
      mutual funds, $77,000-$280,000; Washington, D.C. property, $1
      million-$5 million.

      Major sources of unearned income: Dividends from trust, $2,500-$5,000;
      Investment income from trust and individual retirement accounts,
      $3,900-$9,500; Rent from Washington, D.C. property, $5,000-$15,000.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: McConnell's wife, Labor Secretary Elaine Chao -- a former
      nonprofit executive with strong corporate ties -- holds most of the
      family assets. She had investments, mostly in index and mutual funds,
      totaling $850,000 to $1.9 million, plus retirement accounts valued at
      $265,000 to $600,000. Chao is also the joint owner of the couple's
      Washington, D.C. property, and holds the 15-year mortgage on it, a
      liability of $100,000-$250,000. McConnell is on the board of directors
      of the associates at Harvard Business School, and is a member of the
      visiting committee of the University of Kentucky Law School -- both
      uncompensated posts.

      -- -- --

      Sen. Trent Lott, R-Miss., Senate assistant minority leader.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None

      Major assets: Credit Union account, $100,000-$250,000; 1/10 interest
      in the La Font Inn in Pascagoula, Miss., more than $1 million; 161
      acres of unimproved land in Carroll County, Miss., $15,000-$50,000;
      half interest in rental real estate in Hattiesburg, Miss.,
      $50,000-$100,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Rent from Hattisburg real estate,
      $5,000-$15,000.

      Major liabilities: Bank of Mississippi loan, $50,000-$100,000; Loan
      secured by La Font Inn, $100,001-$250,000.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Northrop Grumman Ship System reimbursed Lott $1,248 for his
      travel from Jackson to Pascagoula, Miss., and back to speak at a
      briefing about the Navy's first amphibious assault ship built with a
      hybrid propulsion system. The ship was built in Pascagoula by Northrop
      Grumman.

      Highlights on Other Lawmakers

      Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, chairman, Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and
      Forestry Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Johnson and Johnson stock, $50,001-$100,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Dividends on Johnson and Johnson
      stock, $1,001-$2,500.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Harkin's wife, Ruth Raduenz, was employed by Houston-based
      ConocoPhillips, United Technologies Corp. of Washington, D.C., and
      paper and pulp company Bowater Inc. of Greenville, S.C., last year,
      with an unspecified salary and stock options from each. Raduenz's
      assets include an SB Institutional Money Market Fund, worth more than
      $1 million; ConocoPhillips stock, $500,001-$1 million; and United
      Technologies Corp. stock, $250,001-$500,000.

      -- -- --

      Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., chairman of the Senate Committee on
      Environment and Public Works.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: $737.

      Major assets: Blind trust with her husband, Stewart, $1 million-$5
      million; Senate Federal Credit Union account, $50,000-100,000;
      Westamerica Bank account, $15,000-$50,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Income from blind trust,
      $50,000-100,000.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Boxer was paid $737 for an appearance on season six of the
      HBO series "Curb Your Enthusiasm"; the payment was donated to charity.
      The episode has not yet aired but features Boxer playing herself in a
      scene with series creator and star Larry David.

      Boxer also made $1,462 from sales of the suspense novel she published
      in 2005 called "A Time to Run." The novel, released in paperback last
      year, is set largely on Capitol Hill and features a diminutive,
      liberal senator much like Boxer herself.

      In past years, Boxer reported a $32,000 advance to write the book,
      which was published by Chronicle Books.

      She was reimbursed last year for travel expenses connected with
      promotional appearances for the book, but under her publishing
      agreement approved by the Senate Ethics Committee, she wasn't required
      to report the amounts.

      A former Marin County supervisor, Boxer received $4,194 in pension
      payments from the Marin County Employees' Retirement Association.

      -- -- --

      Sen. Richard J. Durbin, D-Ill., Senate assistant majority leader.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Residence in Springfield, Ill., $350,000; condo in
      Chicago, $310,000; Thrift saving plans, $306,884.

      Major sources of unearned income: Capital gains on IRA account,
      $4,511; Investment dividends, $4,830.

      Major liabilities: Mortgage on Springfield residence, $55,071;
      Mortgage on Chicago condo, $202,838.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Durbin reports more than is required by law. For more than
      two decades as a congressman and senator, he has provided the actual
      value of his assets and liabilities, rather than reporting the values
      within wide ranges, as required by law. He also releases income tax
      returns -- both federal and state -- that he and his wife have filed.

      Durbin's joint 2006 tax returns showed an adjusted gross income of
      $241,089, including $1,275 in ordinary dividends and $9,897 in capital
      gains. He claimed a $3,000 deduction for travel expenses as a member
      of Congress, as he did for the previous year. His wife, Loretta, had
      earned income of $82,466 as an owner/lobbyist with the firm of
      Government Affairs Specialists, in Springfield, Ill. The firm does no
      business with the federal government, specializing instead in lobbying
      at the state level.

      -- -- --

      Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., senior Republican, Senate Banking,
      Housing and Urban Affairs Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Vanguard mutual fund, $500,001-$1 million; bank CD's,
      $500,001-$1 million; 48 shares of Tuscaloosa Title Co., $1 million-$5
      million; Tuscaloosa, Ala., apartment complex, $5 million-$25 million;
      Washington, D.C., townhouse, more than $1 million; Tuscaloosa house,
      more than $1 million.

      Major sources of unearned income: Dividends from Tuscaloosa Title Co.,
      $100,001-$1 million; rent from Tuscaloosa apartment complex,
      $100,001-$1 million.

      Major liabilities: Mortgage on Tuscaloosa apartment complex, $1
      million-$5 million.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Shelby has amassed substantial wealth in real estate over
      the years, owning a 124-unit apartment complex, office building and
      house in his hometown of Tuscaloosa as well as a townhouse in
      Washington. He has been chairman of the board of Tuscaloosa Title Co.
      since 1974 and owns a large share of the company.

      -- -- --

      Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., senior Republican, Senate Appropriations
      Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: A cabin in Oxford, Miss., bought in 2006,
      $250,001-$500,000; Morgan Stanley money market account,
      $50,001-$100,000; various investment and retirement accounts,
      $150,003-$300,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: None.

      Major liabilities: Mortgage on Oxford cabin, $250,001-$500,000.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Cochran received roundtrip airfare to Boston, hotel and
      ground transportation from the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation,
      Inc., in March 2006.

      -- -- --

      Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., ranking Republican, Senate Armed Services
      Committee.

      Earned income: $245,590.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Bank checking account, $15,001-$50,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Navy pension, $56,496.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: $8,000 Waterford crystal eagle for the "Irish Spirit" award
      from Irish American Magazine; $850 glass bird for the "Signature John
      Chafee" award from the Republican Main Street Partnership.

      Narrative: McCain is seeking the Republican nomination for president
      in 2008. His wife, Cindy, an heiress to a major beer distributor,
      Hensley & Co., holds the wealth in the family. Little is in the
      senator's name. He did earn $80,390 in book royalties from Random
      House from sales of four of his works but gave the money to charity.
      He also earned $16,500 from The Broadcast Group in Palm Springs,
      Calif., for weekly radio commentaries, but he donated the money to the
      Fallen Heroes Fund, The Imus Ranch, the Pat Tillman Foundation and
      other causes. McCain has entered into agreements with A&E Television
      Networks to produce a film based on the book, "Faith of My Fathers,"
      and with Warner Books, Inc., to write "Hard Call" a nonfiction book
      about decisions due for release in the fall.

      The couple reported just two joint assets, both bank accounts worth
      less than $15,000 each. But Mrs. McCain held more than $1 million in
      Hensley & Co. stock, as well as stock in Anheuser-Busch, and had a
      checking and savings account valued at more than $1 million. She also
      has a blind trust valued at between $500,001 and $1 million. Also in
      her name: two single family residential properties in Sedona, Ariz.,
      valued at more than $1 million, as well as adjacent land; a residence
      in La Jolla, Calif., worth more than $1 million, and property in
      Coronado, Calif., also worth more than $1 million.

      -- -- --

      Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill.

      Earned income: $737,690.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Checking accounts held jointly with his wife,
      $150,002-$350,000; Stock mutual fund, $100,001-$250,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Stock mutual fund earnings,
      $5,001-$15,000; Interest from checking accounts, $3,700-$8,500.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Obama is seeking the Democratic nomination for president in
      2008. Besides his $165,200 Senate salary, Obama received royalties for
      one book and an advance for a second totaling $572,490. His memoir,
      "Dreams of My Father," published in 1995 and later reissued, earned
      $147,490. He received a $425,000 advance against royalties for his
      latest book, "The Audacity of Hope," published in October.

      Obama is committed to publisher Random House to write one more book of
      nonfiction and a children's book.

      His wife, Michelle, is a hospital administrator at University of
      Chicago Hospitals. He reported that she earned a salary from the
      hospitals and director fees from Tree House Foods, but he did not
      disclose how much. In their 2006 tax return, made public this year,
      the couple reported $991,296 in total income.

      He disclosed that his wife holds 6,799 shares in Tree House Foods,
      most of which have yet to vest. She stepped down from the company last
      year. He listed $155,000-$425,000 in two mutual fund accounts held by
      Michelle Obama, which earned $10,800-$34,200 in income.

      Obama made withdrawals of $100,000-$200,000 in April 2006 from two
      accounts, one held jointly with his wife.

      -- -- --

      Rep. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., House minority whip.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: A 10-acre farm in Strafford, Mo., $50,001-$100,000;
      stock in Springfield-based Churchill Coffee Co., $50,001-$100,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Retirement pay from the state of
      Missouri for service as secretary of state, $15,001-$50,000.

      Major liabilities: Mortgage on a condominium in Branson, Mo.,
      $50,001-$100,000.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Blunt and his wife sold the Branson condominium last year
      for $100,001-$250,000; Blunt's wife, Abigail, works in government
      relations for Altria Corporate Services, and owns stock in the company
      worth $100,000-$250,000. She also owns stock in Lockheed-Martin worth
      $15,001-$50,000.

      -- -- --

      Sen. Joe Biden, D-Del., chairman, Senate Foreign Relations Committee.

      Earned income: $185,700.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: $800.

      Major assets: Bank accounts and life insurance policies,
      $19,000-$110,00; three bank accounts held jointly with his wife,
      $3,000-$45,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Life insurance dividends, $1,000-$2,500.

      Major liabilities: Loan against life insurance policies,
      $15,001-$50,000; lines of credit, $114,002-$300,000; credit union
      note, less than $10,000.

      Narrative: Biden is seeking the Democratic nomination for president in
      2008. His 2006 income included his $165,200 Senate salary and a
      $20,500 teaching stipend from Widener University, where he has been an
      adjunct professor in the law school since 1991.

      His wife, Jill, teaches at Delaware Technical and Community College,
      but Biden is not required to report her salary. Jill Biden's assets,
      which include money market funds, real estate trusts and a pension
      fund, are worth $40,000-$250,000.

      Biden's honoraria was for an appearance with comedian Bill Maher. He
      has a contract to write a book and received $112,000, half of his
      advance, from publisher Random House in 2005.

      -- -- --

      Sen. Robert C. Byrd, D-W.Va., chairman, Senate Appropriations Committee.

      Earned income:$165,200

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Individual retirement account, $100,000-$200,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Interest on IRA, $5,000-15,000.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Byrd, the longest-serving senator in U.S. history, holds
      considerably fewer assets than he reported in 2005. He has
      $15,000-$50,000 in his checking account compared to $100,000-$200,000
      in 2005. He no longer lists a money market fund in which he held a
      reported $15,000-$50,000. "He lives very modestly," spokesman Tom
      Gavin said.

      Sen. Edward Kennedy, D-Mass., chairman, Senate Committee on Health,
      Education, Labor and Pensions.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: $9,996.

      Major assets: Four Kennedy family trust funds, $20 million-$100
      million. Blind trust, $1 million-$5 million.

      Major sources of unearned income: Earnings from Kennedy family trust
      funds, $400,004-$4 million. Blind trust earnings, $100,001-$1 million.

      Major liabilities: Mortgage on Hyannisport, Mass. property, $1
      million-$5 million.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Kennedy received $142,500 in book royalties for "America
      Back on Track." The proceeds will go to charity. He also received
      $50,001-$100,000 in rental income for a home in the Kennedy family
      compound at Hyannisport, Mass., that was formerly owned by his
      brother, former President John F. Kennedy. Sen. Kennedy bought the
      property three years ago for $3 million from his niece, Caroline
      Kennedy Schlossberg, and her husband. Kennedy's wife, Victoria Reggie
      Kennedy, has undeveloped land in Lafayette, La. worth
      $250,001-$500,000. Kennedy owns a parking space in Boston that he
      rented for $1,001-$2,500. Kennedy's honoraria was for monthly
      appearances on the "Face Off" radio program.

      -- -- --

      Sen. Michael Enzi, R-Wyo., senior Republican, Senate Health,
      Education, Labor and Pensions Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: $2,000.

      Major assets: Retirement funds, $100,001-$250,000; Mutual funds,
      $100,001-$250,000; U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union Account,
      $50,001-$100,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Retirement income, over $12,000.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Enzi reported, in error, that he had made speeches to
      George Washington University School of Business and Denver University
      School of Business, instead of to the National Association of
      Realtors. In fact, those schools received Enzi's $2,000 honoraria for
      the June 14, 2006, speech. His office said he will amend the report.
      The senator dissolved a blind trust on Dec. 30, 2005, and transferred
      the money into mutual funds. His yearly retirement income is from
      Black Hills Corp., an energy company where Enzi worked from 1992-1996.

      -- -- --

      Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Stock fund, $15,001-$50,000; Bank savings account,
      $15,001-$50,000; Cash management account, $15,001-$50,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Interest and capital gains from cash
      management account, $1,001-$2,500.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: $433 case of French wine from Park B. Smith, a New York textile
      importer.

      Narrative: The Senate Ethics Committee granted a waiver letting Leahy
      accept Smith's gift of wine based on the pair's friendship. Leahy's
      wife, Marcelle Pomerleau, received an unspecified consulting fee from
      Student Achievement of Washington, D.C. Warner Brothers Studios
      covered air travel and lodging for Leahy and his wife when Leahy gave
      a speech to the American Jewish Committee in October 2006. Leahy is a
      member of the board of trustees of New York-based nonprofit World
      Hunger Year.

      -- -- --

      Sen. Arlen Specter, R-Pa., senior Republican, Senate Judiciary Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Retirement bond fund, $1 million-$5 million; Retirement
      stock fund, $500,001-$1 million; New Jersey real estate,
      $250,001-$500,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Interest on retirement bond fund,
      $15,001-$50,000; New Jersey rental property, $5,001-$15,000; City of
      Philadelphia pension, $10,223.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: The Chautauqua Institution paid more than $305 to fly
      Specter from Washington, D.C., to Erie, Pa., and then to Philadelphia
      for a speech. The title of the lecture was "Applied Ethics: The
      Obligations of Citizenship." Specter lists a blind trust in the name
      of his wife, Joan. The blind trust has a value of $500,001-$1 million.
      Specter owns a 1976 Jaguar, valued between $1,001 and $15,000. Mrs.
      Specter received a salary of than $1,000 from the National
      Constitution Center and from Bancorp. She also receive a pension of
      more than $1,000 from the city of Philadelphia.

      -- -- --

      Sen. Joseph Lieberman, I-Conn., chairman, Homeland Security and
      Governmental Affairs Committee.

      Earned income: $189,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Mutual fund, $250,001-$500,000; Commercial Metals Co.
      stock, $100,001-$250,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Interest on mutual fund shares,
      $5,001-$15,000. Connecticut state pension, $13,203.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Lieberman received $24,000 in trustee's fees as manager of
      a family trust. He also listed travel expenses paid by CBS' "Face the
      Nation" and CNN's "Late Edition" for five TV news show appearances.
      His wife, Hadassah, received $34,000 in fees for speeches to the
      Jewish Federation of Central Alabama, the Jewish Community Relations
      Council of Philadelphia and the Junior League of Dayton, Ohio.
      Lieberman also earned $201-$1,000 income from his share of an
      apartment complex in Big Flats, N.Y.

      -- -- --

      Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, senior Republican, Homeland Security and
      Governmental Affairs Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: $500.

      Major assets: Individual retirement accounts, $100,002-$200,000;
      Senate Federal Credit Union savings account, $15,001-$50,000; Bangor
      Savings Bank account, $15,001-$50,000; Annuity deferred compensation
      plan, $15,001-$50,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: None.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Collins' financial disclosure report had to be one of the
      simplest filed -- three pages total.

      -- -- --

      Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., senior Republican, Senate Agriculture
      Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None

      Major assets: Southwest Georgia Financial Group stock,
      $50,001-$100,000; Moultrie Theaters LLC stock, $50,001-$100,000;
      Gateway Capital investment fund, $50,001-$100,000; South Georgia
      Banking Company CD, $50,001-$100,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Dividends from Southwest Georgia
      Financial Group stock, $1,001-$2,500; interest from South Georgia
      Banking Company CD, $1,001-$2,500.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Chambliss, who was chairman of the Agriculture Committee
      last year, was reimbursed for four domestic trips for farm-related
      speaking engagements. The trips were to Kissimmee, Fla., paid for by
      the Farm Credit Council; to Morton, Minn., paid for by the Minnesota
      Corn Growers; to Lubbock, Texas, paid for by the Texas Corn Producers;
      and to Asheville, N.C., paid for by the American Sugar Alliance.
      Although he reported no personal liabilities, he said his wife has a
      loan from South Georgia Banking Company for $15,001-$50,000. Since
      1996, Chambliss has been an honorary board member of the Georgia-based
      Camp Sunshine, a program for children with cancer.

      -- -- --

      Sen. Richard Lugar, R-Ind., senior Republican, Senate Foreign
      Relations Committee.

      Earned income: $165,561.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: $6,000.

      Major assets: Life insurance, $100,001-$250,000; Cash account,
      $50,001-$100,000; Lugar Stock Farm in Indianapolis, 168 shares,
      $50,001-$100,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Capital gains of $4,289 from Lugar
      Stock Farm.

      Major liabilities: Two personal loans against life insurance cash
      value, $65,002-$150,000.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Lugar received $361 in book royalties from the AuthorHouse
      Publishing Co. The government of the former Soviet republic of Georgia
      provided transportation within Georgia for Lugar to visit troops in
      training and to view a conventional-weapons storage site. British
      Petroleum provided transportation for Lugar from Azerbaijan to an oil
      platform in the Caspian Sea to observe oil recovery and within Georgia
      to see operations at a pipeline security facility and pipeline pumping
      station. Lugar serves on the boards of more than a dozen nonprofits,
      many of them related to international affairs, such as the Center for
      Strategic and International Studies in Washington and the Monterey
      Institute of International Studies' Center for NonProliferation
      Studies, based in Monterey, Calif.

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      Sen. Carl M. Levin, D-Mich., chairman, Senate Armed Services Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Washington, D.C., home, $808,140; Interest in commercial
      real estate in Birmingham, Mich., $347,100; Half interest in 79 acres
      in Livingston County, Mich., $284,000; 10 acres in Livingston County,
      Mich., $120,000; Two-thirds interest in 18 acres in Livingston County,
      Mich., $102,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Rent on a unit in personal
      residence, $14,100; Rent from commercial real estate in Birmingham,
      $24,600.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Levin provides specific dollar amounts for his assets and
      income and also attaches a detailed list of his office's expenses
      during the year. Levin serves as a member of two limited liability
      real estate companies: Detroit-based LRS Co. and Birmingham,
      Mich.-based Levinson-Levin Properties.

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      Sen. George Voinovich, R-Ohio, senior Republican, Senate Ethics Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: $2,000.

      Major assets: Ohio public employees retirement annuity,
      $250,001-$500,000; Ohio deferred compensation, $100,001-$250,000;
      Florida condo, $100,001-$250,000; two Ohio state accounts, each worth
      $50,001-$100,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: $50,001-$100,000 from Ohio public
      employees retirement pension; $15,001-$50,000, capital gains from sale
      of stock in Research in Motion, maker of the BlackBerry hand-held
      electronic devices.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Voinovich listed a partial sale on Dec. 28 of Research in
      Motion stock, worth $15,001-$50,000. His honoraria was for two
      "Breakfast with the Senator" events from a charity auction for Rainbow
      Babies and Children's Hospital in Cleveland.

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      Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., chairman, Senate Finance Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Stock in Raytheon Co., Telus Corp., and Valero Energy
      Corp., less than $15,000 each; U.S. Treasury Bonds, $15,001-$50,000;
      Mineral interest in Sieben Ranch in Montana, less than $1,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: None.

      Major liabilities: Line of credit with SunTrust Bank, $50,001-$100,000.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Baucus holds his stocks in a blind trust, where investment
      decisions are made by an adviser without his input or approval. His
      trust in 2006 sold stock holdings in 12 companies, including Target
      Corp., and Archer Daniels Midland Co., for $1,001-$15,000 each. The
      trust made stock purchases in seven companies worth $1,001-$15,000
      each. One stock the trust sold was PetroChina, a Chinese company that
      has significant ties to Sudan's government-owned oil industry. The
      company has come under fire from human rights groups who have
      encouraged investment companies to divest from it.

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      Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, senior Republican, Senate Finance
      Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Eight parcels of farmland in Butler County, Iowa, six
      valued at $250,001-$500,000 each, one at $100,001-$250,000 and one at
      $50,001-$100,000. More than 50 investments, mainly mutual funds. The
      six largest were worth $50,001-100,000 each.

      Major sources of unearned income: Farm operations, $130,411.

      Major liabilities: Farm mortgage, $50,001-$100,000.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Grassley farms in New Hartford. He reported a net income
      from farming of $70,346. The farm's mortgage was paid in full in June
      2006.

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      Sen. John D. Rockefeller IV, D-W.Va., chairman, Senate Intelligence
      Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Three blind trusts, more than $80 million.

      Major sources of unearned income: Income from trusts, at least $2.1
      million.

      Major liabilities: One loan, $5 million-$25 million.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Rockefeller is an heir to his family's oil fortune, and his
      wife, Sharon, is president and CEO of WETA public television and radio
      stations in Washington. They have at least $83.7 million in assets
      that include blind trusts, retirement funds and investments, including
      more than $1 million in holdings of PepsiCo Inc., where Sharon
      Rockefeller sits on the board. Besides Rockefeller's loan, his wife
      has two of her own, totaling between $1.5 million and $6 million.
      Rockefeller holds leadership and advisory positions at 16 different
      organizations, including the Japan-United States Friendship
      Commission, Children's Health Fund, Center for Chinese Business at
      West Virginia University and Chemical Alliance Zone.

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      Sen. Christopher Bond, R-Mo., vice chairman, Senate Intelligence
      Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Trust under his parents' will, $250,000-$300,000;
      stocks, mutual funds, money market accounts and retirement accounts,
      $169,000-$622,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: monthly pension of $3,212 from state
      retirement fund from his years as Missouri's governor, auditor and
      assistant attorney general.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: $2403 in food and transportation from the Waterfall Committee,
      a Virginia charity, for his efforts to benefit the Breast Cancer
      Detection Center of Fairbanks, Alaska.

      Narrative: Bond received a $16,667 advance for a book he's co-writing
      with former Associated Press reporter and Pulitzer Prize winner Lewis
      Simons about the rise of radical Islamic movements in Southeast Asia.
      He received $308 from sale of chestnuts from his six-acre chestnut
      tree farm at his home in Mexico, Mo.

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      Sen. Jeff Bingaman, D-N.M., chairman, Senate Energy and Natural
      Resources Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Santa Fe, N.M., property, $500,001-$1 million;
      investments in technology venture capital fund, $100,001-$250,000;
      Aircell Inc. preferred stock, $50,001-$100,000; Money market account,
      $50,001-$100,000; 50 percent interest in two tracts of land in
      Alamogordo, N.M., $15,001-$50,000 each; investments in Greensboro,
      N.C.-based Hispanic Internet radio company, Batanga, $15,001-$50,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Rent on Santa Fe property,
      $5,001-$15,000.

      Major liabilities: Mortgage on Santa Fe property, $500,001-$1 million

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Most of Bingaman's reported assets are in the form of
      investment accounts owned jointly with his wife, Anne. Anne Bingaman
      also owns several on her own. Her stock holdings are generally valued
      at $1,001-$15,000 each, and include Conagra Foods Inc., Corning Inc.,
      Entergy Corp., Exxon Mobil and Vulcan Materials Co.

      Jeff Bingaman also has interests in Sunflower Ventures, a Denver
      company that pools investor money and invests in privately held
      startup companies.

      Anne Bingaman owns a promissory note and an ownership interest in the
      Washington-based teleconferencing company, Soundpath Conferencing
      Services LLC, which is valued at more than $1 million.

      The Bingamans own a Texaco Exploration and Production lease in Lake
      Davarria, Texas, valued at $1,001-$15,000.

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      Sen. Pete V. Domenici, senior Republican, Senate Energy and Natural
      Resources Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Albuquerque, N.M., properties owned by two family
      partnerships, $500,001-$1 million and 250,001-$500,000; basement
      apartment in Washington residence, $100,001-$250,000; banking
      accounts, $100,001-$250,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Rent on Albuquerque properties,
      $15,001-$50,000; rent on Washington apartment, $5,001-$15,000;
      interest on banking accounts, $2,501-$5,000.

      Major liabilities: Los Alamos National Bank mortgage on undeveloped
      land for construction, $500,001-$1 million.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Domenici, a longtime supporter of nuclear power, has a
      publishing agreement with Rowman & Littlefield Publishers Inc. for his
      book "A Brighter Tomorrow: Fulfilling the Promise of Nuclear Energy."
      The royalties on 10 percent of net sales are paid annually, but he did
      not record any payments last year. He serves on the board of the
      Nuclear Threat Initiative, a group that works to prevent the spread of
      nuclear, biological and chemical weapons.

      Domenici also is a partner in two family partnerships, D&V Land Co.
      and P&N Company LLC and a business partnership, Hamilton-Domenici
      Properties LLC. The latter purchased Albuquerque land on July 10,
      2006, valued at $500,001-$1 million.

      In addition, Domenici sold property in Rio Puerco, N.M., on May 9,
      2006, for $100,001-$250,000.

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      Sen. James M. Inhofe, R-Okla., senior Republican, Senate Environment
      and Public Works Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Joint trust with about three dozen securities,
      $865,000-$2.4 million; ownership stake in The Padre Company in Tulsa
      (real estate), $250,001 to 500,000; Washington, D.C., apartment,
      $100,000-$250,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Rental income from real estate
      holdings, $20,002-$65,000; dividends from joint trust holdings,
      $7,622-$28,000.

      Major liabilities: Mortgage, Liberty Savings, Enid, Okla.,
      $100,000-$250,000; mortgage, State Bank, Tulsa, $50,000-$100,000.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Inhofe, a well-quoted skeptic of global warming, owns a
      number of energy stocks in his revocable trust, including Occidental
      Petroleum Inc., Suncor Energy Inc. and the ConocoPhillips Co. The
      senior senator from Oklahoma says in his disclosure form that the firm
      that manages his investments does not consult with him on the "nature
      or timing of any transaction." Much of the Inhofe family wealth comes
      from his wife, whose assets include an investment with ONB Bank &
      Trust valued at between $250,000 and $500,000 and inherited real
      commercial real estate.

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      Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., chairman, House Agriculture Committee.

      Earned income: $175,700.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Peterson Fox Inc. common stock, $50,000-$100,000; farm,
      $15,000-$50,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Peterson Fox Inc. dividends,
      $1,000-$2,500; farm rent, $1,000-$2,500.

      Major liabilities: Peterson Fox Inc. loan, $15,000-$50,000.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Peterson earned $9,700 in director's fees from Peterson
      Fox, Inc., and an $800 musician fee from a fundraiser for Rep. Ralph
      Hall, R-Texas.

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      Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., senior Republican, House Agriculture Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Individual Retirement Account, $50,001-$100,000; Bank
      certificate of deposit, $50,001-$100,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: None.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Goodlatte accepted three sponsor-paid trips, from the
      National Farmers Union, the Electronic Industries Alliance and the
      Virginia Telecommunication Industry Association. Goodlatte's wife,
      Maryellen, owns seven separate 401(k) accounts, with a combined value
      of $350,007-$700,000.

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      Rep. Jerry Lewis, R-Calif., senior Republican, House Appropriations
      Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: California Credit union account, $50,001-$100,000;
      Congressional credit union, $50,001-$100,000; California state
      legislative retirement account, $100,001-$250,000; Penn Mutual
      retirement plan, $100,001-$250,000; Money market IRA,
      $50,001-$100,000; Bank Certificate of Deposit, $50,001-$100,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: California state legislative
      pension, $4,045; Penn Mutual retirement plan, $5,616.

      Major liabilities: None.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Lewis employs his wife, Arlene M. Willis, as his chief of
      staff, an arrangement that's allowed because she was his top aide when
      he came to Washington in 1979, before they were married. Under House
      rules, lawmakers cannot hire their spouses in congressional jobs.
      Lewis was not required to report her 2006 salary but according to
      House records she now makes nearly $130,000 a year.

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      Rep. Ike Skelton, D-Mo., chairman, House Armed Services Committee.

      Earned income: $165,200.

      Honoraria, all donated to charity: None.

      Major assets: Family trust, $100,000-$250,000.

      Major sources of unearned income: Trust dividends and interest,
      $1,001-$2,500.

      Major liabilities: Bank note, $15,001-$50,000; personal loan,
      $10,001-$15,000.

      Gifts: None.

      Narrative: Skelton received $8,045 from his retirement pension for his
      six years in the Missouri state Senate. He took one expense-paid trip
      in 2006. The Panetta Institute for Public Policy paid for him to
      travel from Kansas City, Mo., to San Francisco and back and for food
      and lodging at a two-day conference.
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