Rep. John Kline, R-Minn., chairman, House Education and Workforce Committee
Earned income: $174,000
Honoraria, all donated to charity: NoneMajor assets: Four mutual funds, each valued at $1,000-$15,000; cash account, $1-$1,000 Major sources of unearned income: Dividends and interest on mutual funds, $200-$1,600; interest on cash account, $1-$200 Major liabilities: None Gifts: None Narrative: Kline has military retirement income from his 25-year service in the U.S. Marine Corps. His wife owns a 534-acre farm in Houston, Minn., valued at $100,000-$250,000. ___ Rep. Fred Upton, R-Mich., chairman, House Energy and Commerce Committee Earned income: $174,000 Honoraria, all donated to charity: None Major assets: Family trusts, $5 million-$25 million Major sources of unearned income: Dividends and interest from family trusts, $100,000-$1 million Major liabilities: Home equity credit line, between $15,001 and $50,000 Gifts: None Narrative: Upton, a Whirlpool appliance heir, owns Whirlpool stock worth $1 million to $5 million. He also owns shares in several energy companies, such as General Electric and Chevron. His wife owns stock in Exxon Mobil and BP; and one of his children owns stock in Chesapeake Energy. Upton said his family trusts are "not managed or controlled by me." ___ Rep. Jo Bonner, R-Ala., chairman, House Ethics Committee Earned income: $174,000 Honoraria, all donated to charity: None Major assets: More than 2,400 acres of timberland in Wilcox County, Ala., $1 million-$5 million; another 78 acres of timberland in the same county, $100,000-$250,000 Major sources of unearned income: Hunting leases on the timberland, $15,000-$50,000 Major liabilities: Three revolving credit accounts, $15,000-$50,000 each Gifts: None Narrative: As chairman of the committee that judges potential conflicts of interest, Bonner owns no stock individually in any company, although his wife does. In addition to his land holdings, Bonner invests mainly in mutual funds. ___ Rep. Spencer Bachus, R-Ala., chairman, House Financial Services Committee
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