Cotton Subsidies in Arizona totaled $1.3 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Arizona Receiving cotton subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Cotton Subsidies
Pct of
11st District of Arizona (Rep. Tom O'Halleran)$394,743,27931.4%31.4%
23rd District of Arizona (Rep. Raul Grijalva)$319,978,24425.5%56.9%
34th District of Arizona (Rep. Paul Gosar)$210,553,43816.8%73.7%
45th District of Arizona (Rep. Andy Biggs)$117,655,1389.4%83.0%
58th District of Arizona (Rep. Debbie Lesko)$45,732,2803.6%86.7%
62nd District of Arizona (Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick)$44,392,6113.5%90.2%
77th District of Arizona (Rep. Ruben Gallego)$36,127,3472.9%93.1%
89th District of Arizona (Rep. Greg Stanton)$18,905,6731.5%94.6%
96th District of Arizona (Rep. David Schweikert)$18,902,3541.5%96.1%

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


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