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Elected officials are required by law to disclose their financial holdings. Lawmakers give a range of their financial assets instead of a specific number. Estimates take the midpoint of those ranges. Following is a list of the top 25 wealthiest representatives of Senate and the House of Representatives based on disclosures given in 2010, according to the Washington Post.

25 Rep. Tom Petri (R-Wis.)
America 2050 via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $28.1 million

Invests in: "Miscellaneous Business, Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Mixed."

24 Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-N.Y.)
World Economic Forum via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $28.6 million

Invests in: "Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Mixed, Construction."

23 Rep. Diane Black (R-Tenn.)
Talk Radio News Service via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $31.3 million

Invests in: "Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Health, Mixed."

22 Rep. Rick Berg (R-N.D.)
NDNG via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $33.6 million

Invests in: "Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Mixed, Agribusiness."

21 Rep. Trent Franks (R-Ariz.)
Gage Skidmore via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $33.9 million

Invests in: "Energy/Natural Resources, Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Mixed."

20 Rep. Mike Kelly (R-Pa.)
U.S. Government Printing Office

Estimated net worth: $34.6 million

Invests in: "Energy/Natural Resources, Miscellaneous Business, Transportation."

19 Rep. Nita M. Lowey (D-N.Y.)
World Economic Forum

Estimated net worth: $41.2 million

Invests in: "Mixed, Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Lawyer/Lobbyists."

18 Rep. James B. Renacci (R-Ohio)
republicanconference via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $42.1 million

Invests in: "Mixed, Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Miscellaneous Business."

17 Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-N.J.)
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $42.9 million

Invests in: "Miscellaneous Business, Mixed, Finance/Insurance/Real Estate."

16 Rep. Gary G. Miller (R-Calif.)
U.S. Government Printing Office

Estimated net worth: $46 million

Invests in: "Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Mixed, Energy/Natural Resources."

15 Rep. Kenny Marchant (R-Tex.)
republicanconference via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $49.3 million

Invests in: "Agribusiness, Mixed, Finance/Insurance/Real Estate."

14 Sen. James E. Risch (R-Idaho)
cliff1066™ via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $54.1 million

Invests in: "Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Agribusiness, Mixed."

13 Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.)
World Economic Forum via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $59.6 million

Invests in: "Mixed, Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Miscellaneous Business."

12 Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.)
Neon Tommy via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $69 million

Invests in: "Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Miscellaneous Business, Mixed."

11 Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.)
Talk Radio News Service via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $73.2 million

Invests in: "Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Mixed, Energy/Natural Resources."

10 Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ)
MikeSheridan89 via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $85.6 million

Invests in: "Mixed, Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Miscellaneous Business."

9 Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W. VA)
nasa hq photo via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $99.1 million

Invests in: "Mixed, Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Miscellaneous Business."

8 House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA)
shawncalhoun via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $101.1 million

Invests in: "Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Miscellaneous Business, Communication / Electronics."

7 Rep. Vern Buchanan (R-FL)
republicanconference via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $136.2 million

Invests in: "Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Transportation, Mixed."

6 Rep. Jared Polis (D-CO)
Third Way via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $143.2 million

Invests in: "Mixed, Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Health."

5 Sen. Herb Kohl (D-Wis.)
WisGuard Pics via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $173.5 million

Invests in: "Miscellaneous Business, Mixed, Agribusiness."

4 Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-Va.)
Senator Mark Warner via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $192.7 million

Invests in: "Mixed, Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Energy/Natural Resources."

3 Sen. John Kerry (D-MA)
Center for American Progress Action Fund via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $231.7 million

Invests in: "Mixed, Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Communication/Electronics."

2 Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX)
eschipul via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $380.4 million

Invests in: "Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Mixed, Miscellaneous Business."

1 Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA)
Gage Skidmore via Flickr

Estimated net worth: $448.1 million

Invests in: "Mixed, Finance/Insurance/Real Estate, Transportation."