Edwards Reports $29.5 Million In Assets

Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards and his wife reported more than 29 million dollars in assets. including millions in a hedge fund he worked for part-time.

The couple also reported investment income of nearly six million dollars over the past 16 months and earned income for Edwards of more than a million dollars.

His biggest single source of earned income was his 479-thousand dollar salary from Fortress Investment Group, the hedge fund for which he was a consultant last year.

Edwards has made fighting poverty a signature element of his campaign. He has said his work for a fund that generally caters to the wealthiest of investors was designed to educate him about the relationship between poverty and wealth and should not overshadow his work for the poor.


WITN

275 E. Arlington Blvd. Greenville, NC 27858 252-439-7777
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 7551427 - witn.com/a?a=7551427