Commodity subsidies in Idaho totaled $2.1 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in Idaho Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Idaho (Rep. Michael Simpson)$1,454,035,29768.4%68.4%
21st District of Idaho (Rep. Russ Fulcher)$651,048,61730.6%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.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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