Flax Subsidies in Illinois totaled $6,029 from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Illinois Receiving flax subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Flax Subsidies
Pct of
117th District of Illinois (Rep. Cheri Bustos)$3,46957.5%57.5%
216th District of Illinois (Rep. Adam Kinzinger)$1,76629.3%86.8%
318th District of Illinois (Rep. Darin LaHood)$71311.8%98.7%
415th District of Illinois (Rep. John Shimkus)$721.2%99.9%

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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