Sorghum Subsidies in Arkansas totaled $200 million from 1995-2017.

Congressional Districts in Arkansas Receiving sorghum subsidies, 1995-2017

Rank District Sorghum Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
11st District of Arkansas (Rep. Rick Crawford)$139,306,33769.5%69.5%
24th District of Arkansas (Rep. Bruce Westerman)$20,898,83410.4%79.9%
32nd District of Arkansas (Rep. French Hill)$8,286,5814.1%84.1%
43rd District of Arkansas (Rep. Steve Womack)$598,8620.3%84.4%

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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