George Foster’s Big Bucks

When George Foster was playing for the New York Mets in 1986, he was the highest paid player in the major leagues with an income of $2 million. The combined incomes of the following people was $825,000 that year:

** George Busch, Vice President of the U.S., $97,900

** Tip O’Neill, Senate Majority Leader, $97,900

** Ronald Reagan, President of the United States, $200,000

** George Shultz, Secretary of State, $86,200

** Donald Regan, Secretary of Treasury, $86,200

** Edwin Meese, Attorney General, $86,200

** Caspar Weinberger, Secretary of Defense, $86,200

** Robert Dole, Senate Majority Leader, $85,000

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