Wheat Subsidies in Alabama totaled $141 million from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in Alabama Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Wheat Subsidies
Pct of
15th District of Alabama (Rep. Mo Brooks)$28,779,88920.4%20.4%
27th District of Alabama (Rep. Terri Sewell)$25,177,91417.9%38.3%
32nd District of Alabama (Rep. Martha Roby)$18,579,57413.2%51.5%
44th District of Alabama (Rep. Robert Aderholt)$14,358,60910.2%61.7%
53rd District of Alabama (Rep. Mike Rogers)$8,716,3556.2%67.9%
61st District of Alabama (Rep. Bradley Byrne)$6,563,5054.7%72.5%
76th District of Alabama (Rep. Gary Palmer)$1,972,7941.4%73.9%

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.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.


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