Commodity subsidies in Bear Lake County, Idaho totaled $19.4 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Bear Lake County, Idaho Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Idaho (Rep. Michael Simpson)$1,593,637,24769.0%69.0%
21st District of Idaho (Rep. Russ Fulcher)$695,585,11330.1%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.

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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