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
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Connecticut (Rep. Joe Courtney)$31,279,89168.4%68.4%
25th District of Connecticut (Rep. Elizabeth Esty)$9,587,18321.0%89.3%
33rd District of Connecticut (Rep. Rosa DeLauro)$2,233,5904.9%94.2%
41st District of Connecticut (Rep. John Larson)$2,150,0764.7%98.9%
54th District of Connecticut (Rep. Jim Himes)$105,3850.2%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.

 

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