Former Speaker Belmonte richest Metro Manila congressman with P852M
Former House Speaker and Quezon City Rep. Feliciano Belmonte topped the list of richest congressman in Metro Manila with a whopping P852.1 million total net worth based on his 2016 Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net worth (SALN).
Belmonte declared a total assets of P857.94 million and a total liabilities of just P5.81 million. He was the fifth richest congressman overall.
Makina City Rep. Bayani Fernando, meanwhile, followed Belmonte as the richest Metro Manila congressman with a total net worth of P738 million and zero liabilities. Fernando, who also served as the city’s mayor, ranked 7th overall.
Rep. Manuel Luis Lopez of the City of Manila (4th district) ranked third with P238 million total net worth with zero liabilities as well. He ranked 17th overall.
Rep. Richard Eusebio of the lone district of Pasig City came in fourth with P212.34 million with zero liabilities. He landed on the 20th spot overall.
San Juan City Rep. Ronaldo Zamora was fifth with P150.38 million with no liabilities. He ranked 27th overall.