Mitch McConnell Net Worth
Mitch McConnell net worth: Mitch McConnell is an American politician who has a net worth of $17 million dollars. Mitch McConnell is the Representative from Kentucky and served as House Minority Leader from 2007-2011. He is also a lawyer who graduated from the Kentucky College of Law in 1967. His conservative views earned him a perfect score from the American Conservative Union. Addison Mitchell McConnell, Jr. was born in Sheffield, Alabama in February 1942. He graduated with honors with a degree in political science from the University of Louisville in 1964. He was the president of the Student Council of the College of Arts and Sciences. He was also president of the Student Bar Association at and a graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Law. He interned for Senator John Sherman and was later and assistant to Senator Marlow Cook, as well as being a Deputy Assistant Attorney General under President Ford. He won the Kentucky U.S. Senate seat in 1984 by a thin margin, representing the Republican party. He was re-elected in 1990, 1996, 2002, 2008, and 2014. Since 2007 McConnell has been the Minority Leader of the Senate. He is the longest serving United States Senator in the history of Kentucky. He currently serves as the Senator with the 7th most seniority, as well as 4th most among Republican Senators. He is married to former Secretary of Labor under George W. Bush Elaine Chao. He was formerly married to Sherrill Redmon, with whom he had three daughters. In 2010 McConnell was listed as the 10th wealthiest member of the U.S. Senate.