Richard Blumenthal Net Worth: How Much this US Senator is Making?

Richard Blumenthal is one of the richest members of the US Senate. Richard is a Democrat and has also served as Connecticut, Attorney General. The recent financial disclosures of Richard and her wife have made big fortunes. Richard’s wife is a real estate investor. She is also the heiress to the Malkin property empire. The couple’s investment portfolio is quite strong, and they have invested $600,000 to $1.2 million in the gold industry. Moreover, the couple has also invested several million dollar funds in hedge funds. His wife is the daughter of the real-estate mogul Peter Malkin. Richard has made considerable assets. Blumenthal is from the Senate’s millionaire club and has accumulated megabucks. The Squander will dig out Richard Blumenthal’s Net worth.

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Richard Blumenthal’s Early and Personal Life

Richard was born into a Jewish family in Brooklyn, New York. His brother David Blumenthal has been President of the Commonwealth Fund. He attended Riverdale Country School and graduated from Harvard University. As an undergraduate, Richard has also served as Editorial Chairman of The Harvard Crimson. He has also received a Juris of Doctor degree from Yale Law College. He also served as Editor-In-Chief of the Yale Law Journal. He was also a classmate of Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton. Richard has also served in the military and received five draft deferments during the Vietnam War. In 1970, he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps Reserve, and then he became a Sergeant. 

Richard Blumenthal’s Political Career

Richard has served as assistant to Senator Abraham Ribicoff. Before he served as Attorney General, Blumenthal was a partner in Cummings & Lockwood and Silver, Golub & Sandak. At the early age of 31, Richard has served as United States Attorney. In 1984, Richard was elected to the Connecticut House of Representatives. Senator Chris Dodd announced in 2010 that he will retire at the end of his term and will not go for reelection. Later that year, Richard told the Associated Press that he would contest the elections. From 2010 onwards, Richard served as the United States Senator. 

Richard Blumenthal’s Motivational Quotes

I did not want to avoid service. I did realize reservists could be called up and that it was something that I wanted to do. – Richard Blumenthal

Generally, social networking sites can be hugely promising and beneficial in opening new friendships and vistas and knowledge of the world, but they are also fraught with peril when young people are reckless or headless. – Richard Blumenthal

Still, there may be technologies that are very useful in identifying people over the age of 18 because they have all kinds of identifying characteristics, while those same tech may be useless for 12- and 13-year-olds. – Richard Blumenthal

This kind of back channel for the President’s personal attorney, a political operative, ought to… deeply alarm and frighten America because it, in essence, weaponizes law enforcement and the Department of Justice as a political tool. – Richard Blumenthal

This is every American’s worst nightmare, attacked and then subjected to criminal proceedings in a foreign country, we want fair and transparent proceedings. – Richard Blumenthal

A financial settlement is no substitute for strict reforms that will stop Google and other tech companies from invading our privacy, I continue to be alarmed by Big Tech’s policies and practices that invade children’s lives. – Richard Blumenthal

Richard Blumenthal Net Worth

In 2010, when Senator Chris Dodd announced his retirement, Blumenthal filed his financial details, and he was listed as the sixth richest United States Senator. In 2010, Richard Blumenthal’s net worth was approximately $73 Million. He was falling behind Sens. John Kerry, D-Mass., Mark Warner, D-Va., Herb Kohl, D-Wis., Jay Rockefeller, D-W.Va. and Frank Lautenberg, D-N.J.

However, he has climbed the economic ladder and has become the fourth richest United States Senator. Undoubtedly, Richard has crafted an unprecedented career for himself. As of now, Richard Blumenthal’s net worth in 2020 is estimated to be around $100 Million. 

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