Report discloses Burris' 2008 financial assets

April 19, 2009 8:00:14 AM PDT
A federal financial disclosure report shows that Sen. Roland Burris and his wife had a net worth between $906,000 and $1.8 million last year.Burris' largest source of income in 2008 was his $118,000 state pension, according to a story in Sunday's Chicago Sun-Times. The newspaper obtained a copy of the disclosure, which will be released next month.

Burris faces allegations that he wasn't truthful about circumstances surrounding his senate appointment by now-ousted Gov. Rod Blagojevich, but Burris has not been charged.


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