Running for President? Are You Rich Enough? With $50 million in the bank, Bill and Hillary Clinton are pretty well off, new findings show. But Sen. Clinton is far from the wealthiest candidate in the 2008 presidential race. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is worth at least $190 million.

Running for President? Are You Rich Enough?

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RENEE MONTAGNE, host:

Today we start with new proof of the enormous wealth of presidential candidates.

Former President Clinton made more than $10 million in paid speeches last year. New filings show that he and his wife, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, have up to $50 million in the bank.

But Senator Clinton is far from the wealthiest candidate in the 2008 presidential race. Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney is worth at least $190 million.

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