Commodity subsidies in Alabama totaled $2.2 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in Alabama Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
Pct of
12nd District of Alabama (Rep. Martha Roby)$925,414,89341.2%41.2%
25th District of Alabama (Rep. Mo Brooks)$429,505,50319.1%60.3%
31st District of Alabama (Rep. Bradley Byrne)$279,537,03712.4%72.7%
44th District of Alabama (Rep. Robert Aderholt)$267,471,00711.9%84.6%
57th District of Alabama (Rep. Terri Sewell)$143,423,5846.4%91.0%
63rd District of Alabama (Rep. Mike Rogers)$135,718,7936.0%97.0%
76th District of Alabama (Rep. Gary Palmer)$24,568,5781.1%98.1%

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.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.


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