Tim Kaine is an American politician who is serving as junior United States Senator since 2013. Kaine also served previously as 28th Lieutenant Governor from 2002 and later served as 70th Governor from 2006 to 2010. He also named for the nominee of the party as Vice President of the United States in the election of 2016. Now let’s have a close look on the net worth of Tim Kaine in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Michael Kaine was born on February 26, 1958, in Saint Joseph’s Hospital in Minnesota. He belongs to the Catholic family, and his grandparents were from a Scottish family. His graduation was completed from Rockhurst High School and also served as the student body president in Rockhurst.
Later, he received the degree of B.A. in economics and also completed three years graduation degree summa cum laude. In 1979, he joined the Harvard Law School and also ran Catholic School. He helped several villagers to get educated in the school. Tim also knows Spanish and become fluent while appearing nine months in Honduras.
Kaine married Anne Holton which he met while pursuing the law degree. After, completing the degree, they both moved to the Hometown of Holton’s Virginia.
Career, Awards, and Achievements
Tim has started his career after completing the law degree and served as the clerk for R. Lanier, who served as the judge of United States Court. After, he joined the law firm of Richmond and also served as the director in 1987. He was practiced there for more than seventeen years and became specialize in fair housing law. While dealing with the case, he also won the verdict of $100.5 million when the judgment was in favor of Tim.
In 1994, he was elected to the council of the independent city of Richmond from the second district of the city. After, he also elected as the Richmond mayor and got the position of Larry Chavis. He was selected from the majority of 8 votes, and the single vote has been given to the opposition. At the time of tenure, Tim has spent about $6000 in the funds of public and also invested in the buses to the Million Mom March and violence rally of anti-gun in Washington D.C.
Kaine has received numerous achievements in his career. He got Humanitarian Award from Virginia Center for inclusive communities and also received Faith in Action Awards in the year 2009. After, he was honor with the William Green Award for Professional Excellence and also got a distinguished award in 2016. Moreover, he also received Knight Grand Cross for Order of Isabella the Catholic in the previous year.
Net Worth and Earnings
Tim Kaine is a well-known politician who has a net worth of $11.5 million. His earning has been generated while working in different fields starting from the clerk and later moved towards the political career. He earned millions of dollars while serving as the Governor and also earned after working as Richmond mayor.
Tim Kaine has been known for his political career, but he didn’t involve in any of the political activity in his childhood. He served as the 28th Lieutenant Governor in 2002 and later worked as 70th governor in 2006. After getting a good position, he was also elected as the Vice President of the United States in the 2016 election.