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Presidential Candidate Cash Count

Oct. 27 2008, Published 7:07 a.m. ET

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More and more 2008 presidential candidates are filing the appropriate paperwork to legitimize their runs for office, and doing so means disclosing their worth. What have we learned so far? They're all filthy stinkin' rich. Not, like, Olsen-twin rich, mind you, but certainly Urkel rich. For a rundown of candidates' worth in relevant pop culture terms, read on! (Note: For those who got extensions for filing their paperwork, Radar used the the latest, best available info.)

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Barack Obama (D-Illinois)

Half of the Obama family's income last year came from sales of the senator's book, with the rest from his congressional salary and her work for the University of Chicago Medical Center. In total, they made $991,000, or nine dollars short of what Urkel got for 10 episodes of Family Matters.


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