Cotton Subsidies in Alabama totaled $1.5 billion from 1995-2017.

Congressional Districts in Alabama Receiving cotton subsidies, 1995-2017

Rank District Cotton Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Alabama (Rep. Martha Roby)$336,745,67622.1%22.1%
25th District of Alabama (Rep. Mo Brooks)$322,759,74321.2%43.3%
34th District of Alabama (Rep. Robert Aderholt)$192,032,67712.6%55.9%
41st District of Alabama (Rep. Bradley Byrne)$181,503,58811.9%67.8%
53rd District of Alabama (Rep. Mike Rogers)$99,441,4186.5%74.3%
67th District of Alabama (Rep. Terri Sewell)$89,699,3675.9%80.2%
76th District of Alabama (Rep. Gary Palmer)$18,796,3621.2%81.5%

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.

 

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