The world's richest politicians
It's one of the most elite groups on the planet: Billionaires who are also politicians. But having a 10-figure fortune doesn't guarantee electoral success.
By Caleb Melby, Forbes.com
Money and politics
Some of the world's wealthiest people have also sought -- and attained -- public office, in some instances dipping into their massive piggy banks to bankroll their campaigns. Perhaps the best-known billionaire politicians are New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Silvio Berlusconi, the media baron who served three terms as prime minister of Italy.
http://money.msn.com/investing/the-worl … ans-forbes
see who else is on the list...its nothing new that rich want to have money and power...or is it money equals power?
Money equals power in my book. They are the kings and queens and we're the peasants! They make the rules and follow in line. Follow the money!
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