Peanut Subsidies in Georgia totaled $2.5 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Georgia Receiving peanut subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Peanut Subsidies
Pct of
12nd District of Georgia (Rep. Sanford Bishop)$1,055,751,87942.8%42.8%
28th District of Georgia (Rep. Austin Scott)$646,449,81726.2%69.1%
312th District of Georgia (Rep. Rick Allen)$275,963,48211.2%80.3%
410th District of Georgia (Rep. Jody Hice)$20,282,1800.8%81.1%
51st District of Georgia (Rep. Buddy Carter)$16,790,6940.7%81.8%
64th District of Georgia (Rep. Hank Johnson)$39,9410.0%81.8%
73rd District of Georgia (Rep. Drew Ferguson)$9,2990.0%81.8%

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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