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Cotton Subsidies** in the United States totaled $32.9 billion from 1995-2012.

Congressional Districts in United States Receiving cotton subsidies**, 1995-2012
Rank District Cotton Subsidies**
Pct of
119th District of Texas (Rep. Randy Neugebauer)$4,006,008,73312.2%12.2%
22nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie G.Thompson)$2,814,599,8558.6%20.7%
31st District of Arkansas (Rep. Eric A. “Rick”Crawford)$1,853,410,5255.6%26.4%
45th District of Louisiana (Rep. Rodney Alexander)$1,679,746,8155.1%31.5%
521st District of California (Rep. David G.Valadao)$1,293,096,2703.9%35.4%
68th District of Tennessee (Rep. Stephen LeeFincher)$1,115,807,0113.4%38.8%
72nd District of Georgia (Rep. Sanford D.Bishop)$1,033,079,2663.1%42.0%
88th District of Georgia (Rep. Austin Scott)$988,462,2263.0%45.0%
911th District of Texas (Rep. K. MichaelConaway)$899,314,0102.7%47.7%
1013th District of Texas (Rep. Mac Thornberry)$887,407,7342.7%50.4%
118th District of Missouri (Rep. Office of the Eighth Congres$772,731,3812.4%52.8%
1227th District of Texas (Rep. Blake Farenthold)$631,295,7391.9%54.7%
131st District of North Carolina (Rep. G. K.Butterfield)$524,813,7861.6%56.3%
1412th District of Georgia (Rep. John Barrow)$496,300,1231.5%57.8%
1534th District of Texas (Rep. Filemon Vela)$461,819,5651.4%59.2%
1616th District of California (Rep. Jim Costa)$406,111,9381.2%60.4%
171st District of Arizona (Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick)$361,833,2201.1%61.5%
183rd District of Oklahoma (Rep. Frank D.Lucas)$332,560,8661.0%62.5%
193rd District of North Carolina (Rep. Walter B.Jones)$326,829,0331.0%63.5%
201st District of Mississippi (Rep. Alan Nunnelee)$324,800,2491.0%64.5%
2122nd District of California (Rep. Devin Nunes)$318,827,1761.0%65.5%
225th District of Alabama (Rep. Mo Brooks)$310,260,0130.9%66.4%
232nd District of Alabama (Rep. Martha Roby)$307,140,8240.9%67.4%
243rd District of Arizona (Rep. Raúl M.Grijalva)$298,361,3600.9%68.3%
257th District of North Carolina (Rep. Mike McIntyre)$267,092,3150.8%69.1%
264th District of Arkansas (Rep. Tom Cotton)$263,463,3910.8%69.9%
276th District of South Carolina (Rep. James E.Clyburn)$250,312,6500.8%70.7%
2823th District of Texas (Rep. Pete P.Gallego)$211,580,4030.6%71.3%
294th District of Arizona (Rep. Paul A.Gosar)$201,723,1370.6%71.9%
307th District of South Carolina (Rep. Tom Rice)$181,605,1820.6%72.5%
314th District of Alabama (Rep. Robert B.Aderholt)$179,633,0950.5%73.0%
3223th District of California (Rep. Kevin McCarthy)$174,850,7110.5%73.5%
331st District of Alabama (Rep. Jo Bonner)$166,991,2670.5%74.1%
3417th District of Texas (Rep. Bill Flores)$161,735,7080.5%74.5%
354th District of Louisiana (Rep. John Fleming)$161,312,4840.5%75.0%
364th District of Virginia (Rep. J. RandyForbes)$148,926,7200.5%75.5%
372nd District of New Mexico (Rep. Stevan Pearce)$142,312,8680.4%75.9%
3813th District of North Carolina (Rep. George Holding)$132,718,9840.4%76.3%
394th District of Oklahoma (Rep. Tom Cole)$123,597,7600.4%76.7%
401st District of Florida (Rep. Jeff Miller)$115,344,7750.4%77.0%
418th District of North Carolina (Rep. Richard Hudson)$109,858,1720.3%77.4%
4215th District of Texas (Rep. Rubén Hinojosa)$105,608,7090.3%77.7%
435th District of Arizona (Rep. Matt Salmon)$97,089,4390.3%78.0%
443rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Gregg Harper)$93,053,1720.3%78.3%
453rd District of Alabama (Rep. Mike Rogers)$90,679,5530.3%78.6%
465th District of South Carolina (Rep. Mick Mulvaney)$83,584,9500.3%78.8%
477th District of Alabama (Rep. Terri A.Sewell)$83,390,8670.3%79.1%
481st District of Georgia (Rep. Jack Kingston)$79,988,9270.2%79.3%
4931st District of Texas (Rep. John R.Carter)$76,292,6290.2%79.5%
5022nd District of Texas (Rep. Pete Olson)$76,233,0170.2%79.8%
5151st District of California (Rep. Juan Vargas)$63,570,5230.2%80.0%
522nd District of South Carolina (Rep. Joe Wilson)$61,234,2850.2%80.2%
532nd District of Florida (Rep. Steve Southerland)$57,157,3170.2%80.3%
542nd District of North Carolina (Rep. Renee L.Ellmers)$55,972,5400.2%80.5%
556th District of Texas (Rep. Joe Barton)$55,180,7840.2%80.7%
5636th District of California (Rep. Raul Ruiz)$53,593,7150.2%80.8%
5710th District of Georgia (Rep. Paul C.Broun)$53,247,3670.2%81.0%
587th District of Tennessee (Rep. Marsha Blackburn)$49,916,9070.2%81.1%
598th District of Arizona (Rep. Trent Franks)$44,519,0390.1%81.3%
602nd District of Arizona (Rep. Ron Barber)$44,433,6000.1%81.4%
616th District of Louisiana (Rep. Bill Cassidy)$36,447,5520.1%81.5%
6225th District of Texas (Rep. Roger Williams)$35,733,3470.1%81.6%
637th District of Arizona (Rep. Ed Pastor)$34,155,6380.1%81.7%
644th District of Texas (Rep. Ralph M.Hall)$30,966,9020.1%81.8%
653rd District of California (Rep. John Garamendi)$25,886,4660.1%81.9%
664th District of Tennessee (Rep. Scott DesJarlais)$24,674,0410.1%82.0%
679th District of Arizona (Rep. Kyrsten Sinema)$22,340,6430.1%82.1%
684th District of Kansas (Rep. Mike Pompeo)$20,135,2430.1%82.1%
694th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven M.Palazzo)$18,261,4670.1%82.2%
706th District of Arizona (Rep. David Schweikert)$17,192,6380.1%82.2%
7110th District of Texas (Rep. Michael T.McCaul)$17,144,9460.1%82.3%
726th District of Alabama (Rep. Spencer Bachus)$16,836,2970.1%82.3%
7328th District of Texas (Rep. Henry Cuellar)$14,603,9480.0%82.4%
748th District of Texas (Rep. Kevin Brady)$12,808,2780.0%82.4%
753rd District of New Mexico (Rep. Ben RayLuján)$12,564,7650.0%82.4%
763rd District of Virginia (Rep. Robert C. “Bobby”Scott)$10,408,5590.0%82.5%
7714th District of Georgia (Rep. Tom Graves)$9,789,1540.0%82.5%
7814th District of Texas (Rep. Randy K.Weber)$9,347,5270.0%82.5%
7910th District of California (Rep. Jeff Denham)$8,156,2060.0%82.6%
802nd District of Arkansas (Rep. Tim Griffin)$7,885,3400.0%82.6%
811st District of Kansas (Rep. Tim Huelskamp)$7,786,8550.0%82.6%
823rd District of Florida (Rep. Ted S.Yoho)$6,423,1600.0%82.6%
833rd District of South Carolina (Rep. Jeff Duncan)$6,144,8150.0%82.6%
8435th District of Texas (Rep. Lloyd Doggett)$5,931,6650.0%82.7%
859th District of Georgia (Rep. Doug Collins)$5,854,4120.0%82.7%
869th District of Tennessee (Rep. Steve Cohen)$5,843,7920.0%82.7%
8711th District of Georgia (Rep. Phil Gingrey)$5,570,8570.0%82.7%
8810th District of North Carolina (Rep. Patrick T.McHenry)$5,473,3940.0%82.7%
893rd District of Texas (Rep. Sam Johnson)$5,145,1210.0%82.8%
904th District of North Carolina (Rep. David E.Price)$5,027,3240.0%82.8%
912nd District of Virginia (Rep. E. ScottRigell)$4,722,5720.0%82.8%
923rd District of Georgia (Rep. Lynn A.Westmoreland)$3,230,2240.0%82.8%
936th District of Tennessee (Rep. Diane Black)$2,752,9720.0%82.8%
941st District of Virginia (Rep. Robert J.Wittman)$2,692,9620.0%82.8%
955th District of Texas (Rep. Jeb Hensarling)$2,672,6370.0%82.8%
9621st District of Texas (Rep. Lamar Smith)$2,011,2000.0%82.8%
974th District of California (Rep. Tom McClintock)$1,949,0850.0%82.8%
9826th District of Texas (Rep. Michael C.Burgess)$1,880,7910.0%82.8%
9924th District of California (Rep. Lois Capps)$1,864,9720.0%82.8%
10016th District of Texas (Rep. Beto O’Rourke)$1,728,2180.0%82.8%
1011st District of California (Rep. Doug LaMalfa)$1,695,5950.0%82.8%
1029th District of North Carolina (Rep. Robert Pittenger)$1,569,8850.0%82.9%
1031st District of South Carolina (Rep. Office of the First Co$1,527,5270.0%82.9%
10412th District of North Carolina (Rep. Melvin L.Watt)$1,213,6110.0%82.9%
1055th District of Virginia (Rep. Robert Hurt)$970,6790.0%82.9%
1063rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Charles W.Boustany)$917,7420.0%82.9%
1072nd District of Oklahoma (Rep. Markwayne Mullin)$788,8400.0%82.9%
1088th District of California (Rep. Paul Cook)$763,5990.0%82.9%
1099th District of California (Rep. Jerry McNerney)$711,2600.0%82.9%
11032nd District of Texas (Rep. Pete Sessions)$594,5850.0%82.9%
1115th District of North Carolina (Rep. Virginia Foxx)$594,2640.0%82.9%
1127th District of Texas (Rep. John AbneyCulberson)$560,5470.0%82.9%
11350th District of California (Rep. Duncan Hunter)$559,7180.0%82.9%
11430th District of Texas (Rep. Eddie BerniceJohnson)$464,2570.0%82.9%
1152nd District of Kansas (Rep. Lynn Jenkins)$429,7340.0%82.9%
1169th District of Texas (Rep. Al Green)$319,4570.0%82.9%
11712th District of Texas (Rep. Kay Granger)$298,6110.0%82.9%
1181st District of Kentucky (Rep. Ed Whitfield)$294,7670.0%82.9%
1194th District of Missouri (Rep. Vicky Hartzler)$293,1690.0%82.9%
1207th District of Virginia (Rep. Eric Cantor)$260,7260.0%82.9%
1215th District of Oklahoma (Rep. James Lankford)$116,9640.0%82.9%
1221st District of Maryland (Rep. Andy Harris)$100,9180.0%82.9%
1236th District of Florida (Rep. Ron DeSantis)$81,6720.0%82.9%
1242nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric L.Richmond)$77,1330.0%82.9%
12524th District of Texas (Rep. Kenny Marchant)$69,6880.0%82.9%
12620th District of California (Rep. Sam Farr)$65,8900.0%82.9%
1274th District of South Carolina (Rep. Trey Gowdy)$59,7130.0%82.9%
1286th District of North Carolina (Rep. Howard Coble)$53,9030.0%82.9%
12917th District of Florida (Rep. Thomas J.Rooney)$50,8950.0%82.9%
13041st District of California (Rep. Mark Takano)$48,3930.0%82.9%
1311st District of Texas (Rep. Louie Gohmert)$38,9900.0%82.9%
13236th District of Texas (Rep. Steve Stockman)$35,2630.0%82.9%
1334th District of Colorado (Rep. Cory Gardner)$32,6770.0%82.9%
1341st District of Oklahoma (Rep. Jim Bridenstine)$19,5420.0%82.9%
13520th District of Texas (Rep. Joaquin Castro)$16,8430.0%82.9%
13642nd District of California (Rep. Ken Calvert)$15,9300.0%82.9%
13720th District of Florida (Rep. Alcee L.Hastings)$11,4480.0%82.9%
13833th District of Texas (Rep. Marc A.Veasey)$11,4170.0%82.9%
13935th District of California (Rep. Gloria Negrete McLeod)$10,9780.0%82.9%
1405th District of Tennessee (Rep. Jim Cooper)$9,3500.0%82.9%
1417th District of Missouri (Rep. Billy Long)$8,1660.0%82.9%
14211th District of Florida (Rep. Richard B.Nugent)$6,8740.0%82.9%
1435th District of Florida (Rep. Corrine Brown)$6,1580.0%82.9%
1443rd District of Nebraska (Rep. Adrian Smith)$4,4240.0%82.9%
1455th District of Maryland (Rep. Steny H.Hoyer)$3,3200.0%82.9%
1464th District of Kentucky (Rep. Thomas Massie)$3,2190.0%82.9%
1474th District of Georgia (Rep. Henry C. “Hank”Johnson)$3,0790.0%82.9%
1486th District of Virginia (Rep. Bob Goodlatte)$2,9880.0%82.9%
1494th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)$2,8810.0%82.9%
1506th District of California (Rep. Doris O.Matsui)$2,3310.0%82.9%
1517th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin C.Peterson)$1,7370.0%82.9%
15213th District of Georgia (Rep. David Scott)$1,6120.0%82.9%
1532nd District of Texas (Rep. Ted Poe)$1,2760.0%82.9%
1543rd District of Arkansas (Rep. Steve Womack)$1,2030.0%82.9%
155At-large District of South Dakota (Rep. Kristi L.Noem)$9500.0%82.9%
1566th District of Kentucky (Rep. Andy Barr)$6570.0%82.9%
157At-large District of Montana (Rep. Steve Daines)$4190.0%82.9%
1585th District of Washington (Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers)$3570.0%82.9%
1592nd District of Kentucky (Rep. Brett Guthrie)$1220.0%82.9%

NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

** Crop totals are an estimate. In the data received by EWG for 2009-2011, USDA does not differentiate Direct Payments or Counter-Cyclical Payments by crop as in previous years. EWG allocated the region's Direct Payments by crop for the 2009-2011 calendar year using the proportion of that crop's Direct Payments in 2008. Number of recipients receiving Direct Payments for that crop were not estimated. Due to the way Counter Cyclical Payments are made - EWG was not able to allocate Counter Cyclical Payments to crops. Also included in the crop totals are the crop insurance premiums as reported by the USDA Risk Management Agency for that crop. The crop insurance premium is the amount of money that is calculated by USDA to make the program actuarially sound. Crop insurance premium subsidies are available at the county, state and national level.