Commodity subsidies in Illinois totaled $1.5 billion in 2019

Congressional Districts in Illinois Receiving Commodity Payments, 2019

Rank District Total Commodity Programs
Pct of
115th District of Illinois (Rep. John Shimkus)$181,284,05312.4%12.4%
217th District of Illinois (Rep. Cheri Bustos)$30,157,2822.1%14.4%
318th District of Illinois (Rep. Darin LaHood)$24,043,3871.6%16.1%
412th District of Illinois (Rep. Mike Bost)$13,028,6410.9%17.0%
513th District of Illinois (Rep. Rodney Davis)$8,177,7640.6%17.5%
616th District of Illinois (Rep. Adam Kinzinger)$3,289,6410.2%17.8%

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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