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Would Mitt Romney Be The Richest U.S. President Ever?

Posted on the 07 February 2012 by Gerard @presurfer
GOP presidential frontrunner Mitt Romney is worth as much as $200 million, the candidate has said, thanks to his considerable investment fortune. If Romney wins the election in November, he would become the richest commander-in-chief in the last half century. But would he be the richest U.S. President ever?
No! George Washington's land made him far wealthier. But still, Romney is worth more than the last eight presidents, combined, times two. Here's an analysis that estimates the net worth of every U.S. president based on land, salary, and investments, all adjusted for inflation.The Presurfer

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