Thursday, October 20, 2005

Life isn't fair

Like this guy needs the money.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Judd Gregg called a news conference for Thursday to announce that he's one of 47 Powerball players who matched five of the lottery's numbers, minus the Powerball number — winning him a total of $853,492. . .

In his 2004 financial disclosure statements, Gregg's major assets were combined Fleet stock and Fleet Bank savings account, $1 million-$5 million; stock in 44 other companies, including $250,001-$500,000 in Bristol Myers and $50,001-$100,000 each in Verizon and Exxon; $100,001-$250,000 in Sarasota, Fla., real estate; $100,001-$250,000 Portsmouth real estate.

His major sources of unearned income: Fleet stock dividends, $100,001-$1 million; Bristol Myers stock dividends, $5,001-$15,000; rent from Portsmouth real estate, $15,001-$50,000.