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Polis is a member of the growing class of tech millionaires on Capitol Hill.

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The Internet whiz helped bring his family's greeting card business online and also helped launched ProFlowers.com. That success has translated into some serious wealth, with the congressman listing a blind trust worth at least $25 million. He also has a number of assets tied up in software and Internet companies.

Polis saw his wealth drop from 2011 to last year partly because his liabilities nearly doubled to $6.5 million. That included a secured line of credit jumping to at least $5 million last year, up from its $1 million worth in 2011.

— Kevin Bogardus

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