Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payments in Illinois totaled $955,862 from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Illinois Receiving Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP)
Pct of
112th District of Illinois (Rep. Mike Bost)$61,3156.4%6.4%
218th District of Illinois (Rep. Darin LaHood)$35,0653.7%10.1%
316th District of Illinois (Rep. Adam Kinzinger)$23,1292.4%12.5%
415th District of Illinois (Rep. John Shimkus)$17,7181.9%14.4%
517th District of Illinois (Rep. Cheri Bustos)$4,9270.5%14.9%
613th District of Illinois (Rep. Rodney Davis)$2470.0%14.9%

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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