Family benefits from lawmakers’ campaigns: Chart


Member of CongressFamily MemberRelationSalary
Rep. William Lacy Clay (D-Mo.)Michelle ClaySister$19,000 for fundraising
Rep. Jim Costa (D-Calif.)Ken CostaCousin$2,000 per month
Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa)Jeff KingSon$3,200 per month
Rep. Richard NealBrendan NealSon$200 per week
Rep. Loretta SanchezYannick Lebail-SanchezNephew$1,700 per month
Rep. John Tanner (D-Tenn.)
Cindy Counce Tanner
Daughter
"Minimum wage"
Rep. Ed Towns (D-N.Y.)
Deirdra Towns
Daughter
$2,100 for fundraising
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Wash.)
Jeffrey McMorrisBrother
$1,650 per month
Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas)
Kristin Barton
Daughter
$3,200 per month
Sen. Jim Bunning (R-Ky.)
Amy Towles
Daughter
$10,000 per year
Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas)
Lori Pyeatt
Daughter
$600 per month
Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas)Valori Benton
Granddaughter
$2,300 per month
Sen. Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.)
Danielle Enzi
Daughter-in-law
$1,500 per month
Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger (D-Md.)
Beverly Ruppersberger
Aunt
$2,000 per month
Rep. Ralph Hall (R-Texas)
Jody Hall
Daughter-in-law
$2,900 per month
Rep. Gwen Moore (D-Wis.)
Brenda Moore
Sister
$3,000 per month
Rep. Mike Doyle (D-Pa.)
Susan Doyle
Wife
$2,300 per month
Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.)
Doug Boxer
Son
$6,000 per month
Rep. John Duncan (D-Tenn.)
John Duncan III
Son
$500 per month
Rep. Joe Sestak (D-Pa.)
Richard Sestak
Brother
$6,000 per month
Rep. Joe Sestak (D-Pa.)Elizabeth SestakSister$3,000 per month
Rep. Bob Inglis (R-S.C.)
Mary Anne Inglis
Wife
$2,000 per month
Rep. Buck McKeon (R-Calif.)
Patricia McKeon
Wife
$5,000 per month
Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (D-Calif.)
Rhonda Rohrabacher
Wife
$1,800 per month
Rep. William Delahunt (D-Mass.)
Katharina Delahunt
Ex-wife
$2,200 per month
Rep. William Delahunt (D-Mass.)Kara Delahunt
Daughter
$410 for photography
Rep. Collin Peterson (D-Minn.)
Elliott Peterson
Son
$2,000 per month

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