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‘Middle Class Joe’ Biden’s Income Surged to $15M in Two Years

July 9, 2019, 9:46 PM

Democratic front-runner Joe Biden is building his presidential campaign around the middle class values he shares with his core voters. Now he may need to convince them he’s still one of them.

New financial disclosures show that Biden has become a multimillionaire in the two years since he left the Obama administration. The former vice president and his wife, Jill, earned more than $15.6 million in 2017 and 2018, according to tax returns for those years released by his campaign on Tuesday.

Their net worth is between $2.2 million and $8 million, according to a separate financial disclosure filed Tuesday ...