Commodity subsidies in Connecticut totaled $55.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Connecticut Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Connecticut (Rep. Joe Courtney)$38,541,79269.5%69.5%
25th District of Connecticut (Rep. Jahana Hayes)$11,444,96920.6%90.1%
31st District of Connecticut (Rep. John Larson)$2,470,6004.5%94.6%
43rd District of Connecticut (Rep. Rosa DeLauro)$2,333,8594.2%98.8%
54th District of Connecticut (Rep. Jim Himes)$111,4960.2%99.0%

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.

 

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