Wheat Subsidies in Alabama totaled $142 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Alabama Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Wheat Subsidies
Pct of
15th District of Alabama (Rep. Mo Brooks)$28,580,50120.2%20.2%
27th District of Alabama (Rep. Terri Sewell)$25,234,90817.8%38.0%
32nd District of Alabama (Rep. Martha Roby)$18,566,88813.1%51.1%
44th District of Alabama (Rep. Robert Aderholt)$14,497,29010.2%61.4%
53rd District of Alabama (Rep. Mike Rogers)$8,777,6326.2%67.5%
61st District of Alabama (Rep. Bradley Byrne)$6,607,4754.7%72.2%
76th District of Alabama (Rep. Gary Palmer)$1,912,8941.4%73.6%

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 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.


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