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September 12, 2008 4:13 PM

Biden tax returns prove he's not wealthy by Senate standards

Sen. Joseph Biden and his wife, Jill, earned $319,853 last year, according to tax returns released Friday, making them one of the least wealthy U.S. Senate families. The Democratic vice-presidential nominee's income also puts him well behind the two major presidential contenders' families. Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, the Republican vice-presidential nominee, has not released her returns.

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