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 RodgersCathy McMorris RodgersMcCarthy suggests GOP could gain House seats in election Ivanka sells Trump childcare to Capitol Hill Ivanka Trump to meet with lawmakers on Capitol Hill MORE (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 EnziMike EnziOvernight Energy: Obama integrates climate change into national security planning Senate panel approves pension rescue for coal miners GOP pressures Kerry on Russia's use of Iranian airbase MORE (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 HallRalph HallGOP fights off primary challengers in deep-red Texas Most diverse Congress in history poised to take power Lawmakers pay tribute to Rep. Ralph Hall MORE (R-Texas)
Jody Hall
Daughter-in-law
$2,900 per month
Rep. Gwen MooreGwen MooreLawmakers mourn Gene Wilder’s death Wisconsin Dem calls for calm in wake of Milwaukee police shooting Dems to Obama: End citizenship rule for education programs MORE (D-Wis.)
Brenda Moore
Sister
$3,000 per month
Rep. Mike Doyle (D-Pa.)
Susan Doyle
Wife
$2,300 per month
Sen. Barbara BoxerBarbara BoxerDems gain upper hand on budget Overnight Finance: Senate rejects funding bill as shutdown looms | Labor Dept. to probe Wells Fargo | Fed to ease stress test rules for small banks Funding bill rejected as shutdown nears MORE (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