Commodity subsidies in Lee County, Arkansas totaled $297 million from 1995-2019‡.
Congressional Districts in Lee County, Arkansas Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||1st District of Arkansas (Rep. Rick Crawford)||$9,007,178,320||82.3%||82.3%|
|2||4th District of Arkansas (Rep. Bruce Westerman)||$722,994,938||6.6%||89.0%|
|3||2nd District of Arkansas (Rep. French Hill)||$277,494,108||2.5%||91.5%|
|4||3rd District of Arkansas (Rep. Steve Womack)||$20,472,444||0.2%||91.7%|
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.