Earlier, he quit his entertainment careerMehmet Oz – Celebrity Heart Surgeon who is best known as the host of Daytime TV’s “The Doctor. Oz Show” – has amassed over $ 100 million worth of assets, including home, stock, life insurance and his father-in-law’s logging.
Oz filed a financial disclosure form Wednesday night – required by all Senate candidates – listing a long list of investments backed up by a man who said he had $ 10 million in his campaign in Pennsylvania.
According to a tally from The Philadelphia Inquiry, Oz’s assets are valued at between $ 104 million and $ 422 million, a wide range of assets being valued in a fixed dollar bracket at the request of the Senate. If elected, he would be one of the richest members of the Senate – and probably the richest.
He plans to make about $ 10 million in 2021, almost entirely from the salary of his TV show host and ownership of the show’s parent company.
Oz is not the only millionaire in the seven-person Republican primary field in Pennsylvania. The race for the open Senate seat was shaken when Trump-backed Shawn Parnell was dropped after losing a battle of custody over allegations of abuse of his estranged wife.
Former hedge fund CEO David McCormick has not yet filed a financial statement. Another wealthy candidate, Carla Sands, filed a public disclosure of assets last year, with more than 50 accounts or assets valued at $ 35 million to $ 152 million.
For Oz, his filing shows at least .5 11.5 million – and probably more – in Asplundh’s non-public stock, a pruning company owned by his wife’s family. They listed at least িয়ন 6 million in non-public stock on convenience store chain Wawa Inc.
Alphabet, a parent company of Amazon, Microsoft and Google, has a multi-million dollar equity. He has also listed life insurance policies worth millions.
Oz, a longtime New Jersey resident, lists two homes in the state valued at at least 1 million – one where Oz lived for decades before deciding to run for the Senate – and another in suburban Philadelphia for $ 1 million. Or more.
There is also a vacation home in Palm Beach, Florida, valued at $ 5 million to $ 25 million, and a ranch in Okichobi, Florida, valued at $ 1 million or more. He puts the price of cattle at $ 250,000 to $ 500,000.
By mid-2022, Pennsylvania is expected to be one of the most expensive Senate races. The initial is scheduled for May 17.