Dairy Program Subsidies in Benton County, Arkansas totaled $2.7 million from 1995-2019‡.
Congressional Districts in Benton County, Arkansas Receiving dairy program subsidies, 1995-2019‡
|Rank||District||Dairy Program Subsidies|
|1||3rd District of Arkansas (Rep. Steve Womack)||$7,420,634||36.6%||36.6%|
|2||2nd District of Arkansas (Rep. French Hill)||$5,299,354||26.1%||62.8%|
|3||4th District of Arkansas (Rep. Bruce Westerman)||$3,745,127||18.5%||81.2%|
|4||1st District of Arkansas (Rep. Rick Crawford)||$3,441,046||17.0%||98.2%|
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.