Some members of Congress are in the money, while others are deep in debt. Take a look at the poorest and richest members of Congress, based on a CNN analysis of 2012 financial disclosure forms and ranked based on net worth.
First, the poorest members of Congress, based on net worth:
5. Rep. Steve Fincher (R-Tenn.). Average net worth: -$472,502
4. Rep. Nydia Velazquez (D-N.Y.). Average net worth: -$510,000
3. Rep. Ruben Hinojosa (D-Texas). Average net worth: -$2.3 million
2. Alcee Hastings (D-Florida). Average net worth: -$4.7 million
1. Rep. David Valadao (R-California). Average net worth: -$12.2 million
And now, the richest members of Congress:
5. Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas). Average net worth: $143.2 million
4. Rep. John Delaney (D-Md.). Average net worth: $154.6 million
3. Rep. Jared Polis (D-Colo.). Average net worth: $197.9 million
2. Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.). Average net worth: $257.5 million.
1. Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.). Average net worth: $464.1 million
A Hurricane making its way through the Pacific Ocean is expected to bring high surf and strong currents to Ventura County south and southeast-facing beaches this week. Rescuers are urging the public to be cautious while entering the water, but surfers are enjoying the bigger sets.
It was a summer slam in Santa Barbara from what was once Hurricane Marie. Now it has been downgraded to a Tropical Storm, but the force coming in from the Pacific Ocean has roughed up some of our coastline.