Commodity subsidies in Connecticut totaled $46.2 million from 1995-2017.

Congressional Districts in Connecticut Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2017

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Connecticut (Rep. Joe Courtney)$31,594,97768.3%68.3%
25th District of Connecticut (Rep. Elizabeth Esty)$9,698,76121.0%89.3%
33rd District of Connecticut (Rep. Rosa DeLauro)$2,236,5034.8%94.1%
41st District of Connecticut (Rep. John Larson)$2,176,8964.7%98.9%
54th District of Connecticut (Rep. Jim Himes)$108,4090.2%99.1%

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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