Tobacco Subsidies in Wheeler County, Georgia totaled $520,526 from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Wheeler County, Georgia Receiving tobacco subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Tobacco Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
18th District of Georgia (Rep. Austin Scott)$48,624,40246.5%46.5%
212th District of Georgia (Rep. Rick Allen)$37,680,87236.0%82.6%
31st District of Georgia (Rep. Buddy Carter)$12,493,13012.0%94.5%
42nd District of Georgia (Rep. Sanford Bishop)$5,031,7614.8%99.3%
59th District of Georgia (Rep. Doug Collins)$71,2180.1%99.4%
614th District of Georgia (Rep. Tom Graves)$2,2000.0%99.4%
710th District of Georgia (Rep. Jody Hice)$2740.0%99.4%

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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