Commodity subsidies in Desha County, Arkansas totaled $6.4 million in 2020
Congressional Districts in Desha County, Arkansas Receiving Commodity Payments, 2020
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||1st District of Arkansas (Rep. Rick Crawford)||$131,616,493||68.8%||68.8%|
|2||4th District of Arkansas (Rep. Bruce Westerman)||$23,683,757||12.4%||81.2%|
|3||3rd District of Arkansas (Rep. Steve Womack)||$10,481,428||5.5%||86.7%|
|4||2nd District of Arkansas (Rep. French Hill)||$6,380,377||3.3%||90.0%|
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.