Commodity subsidies in Connecticut totaled $45.7 million from 1995-2016.
Congressional Districts in Connecticut Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2016
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||2nd District of Connecticut (Rep. Joe Courtney)||$31,279,891||68.4%||68.4%|
|2||5th District of Connecticut (Rep. Elizabeth Esty)||$9,587,183||21.0%||89.3%|
|3||3rd District of Connecticut (Rep. Rosa DeLauro)||$2,233,590||4.9%||94.2%|
|4||1st District of Connecticut (Rep. John Larson)||$2,150,076||4.7%||98.9%|
|5||4th District of Connecticut (Rep. Jim Himes)||$105,385||0.2%||99.2%|
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.