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
Pct of
112th District of Illinois (Rep. Mike Bost)$1,021,39863.5%63.5%
218th District of Illinois (Rep. Darin LaHood)$217,82313.5%77.0%
315th District of Illinois (Rep. John Shimkus)$150,2229.3%86.4%
417th District of Illinois (Rep. Cheri Bustos)$76,6054.8%91.1%
513th District of Illinois (Rep. Rodney Davis)$51,3763.2%94.3%
616th District of Illinois (Rep. Adam Kinzinger)$28,5271.8%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.


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