Grasslands Reserve Program payments in Illinois totaled $1.6 million from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in Illinois Receiving Grasslands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡
|Rank||District||Grasslands Reserve Program|
|1||12th District of Illinois (Rep. Mike Bost)||$1,021,398||63.5%||63.5%|
|2||18th District of Illinois (Rep. Darin LaHood)||$217,823||13.5%||77.0%|
|3||15th District of Illinois (Rep. John Shimkus)||$150,222||9.3%||86.4%|
|4||17th District of Illinois (Rep. Cheri Bustos)||$76,605||4.8%||91.1%|
|5||13th District of Illinois (Rep. Rodney Davis)||$51,376||3.2%||94.3%|
|6||16th District of Illinois (Rep. Adam Kinzinger)||$28,527||1.8%||96.1%|
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 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.