by Lisa Sorg
With an average net worth of $17 million, Sen. Kay Hagan ranked 14th of the 25 richest U.S. senators in 2008, according to an analysis by the Center for Responsive Politics. The figures came from the senators' required annual financial disclosures. (On Friday morning, the CRP site was down due to extremely high traffic. Go to The New York Times article to see the full list.)
Of the 25, 14 were Democrats and 11 were Republicans Herb Kohl, a Wisconsin Democrat topped the list with an average net worth of $214 million.
No North Carolina House member the representatives' top 25 list.