Loan Deficiency payments in Illinois totaled $3.9 billion from 1995-2021.

Congressional Districts in Illinois Receiving Loan Deficiency payments, 1995-2021

Rank District Loan Deficiency
Pct of
115th District of Illinois (Rep. John Shimkus)$410,673,74210.5%10.5%
217th District of Illinois (Rep. Cheri Bustos)$76,936,0562.0%12.5%
318th District of Illinois (Rep. Darin LaHood)$76,023,3922.0%14.5%
412th District of Illinois (Rep. Mike Bost)$28,379,2490.7%15.2%
513th District of Illinois (Rep. Rodney Davis)$24,912,0050.6%15.8%
616th District of Illinois (Rep. Adam Kinzinger)$12,808,3440.3%16.2%

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.


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