Commodity subsidies in Porter County, Indiana totaled $109 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Porter County, Indiana Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
Pct of
14th District of Indiana (Rep. James Baird)$2,546,027,52625.3%25.3%
26th District of Indiana (Rep. Greg Pence)$1,723,219,17917.1%42.5%
38th District of Indiana (Rep. Larry Bucshon)$1,704,042,37517.0%59.4%
42nd District of Indiana (Rep. Jackie Walorski)$1,237,821,87012.3%71.8%
53rd District of Indiana (Rep. Jim Banks)$1,136,823,37411.3%83.1%
65th District of Indiana (Rep. Susan Brooks)$660,774,1796.6%89.6%
79th District of Indiana (Rep. Trey Hollingsworth)$505,415,4365.0%94.7%
81st District of Indiana (Rep. Peter Visclosky)$253,157,2602.5%97.2%
97th District of Indiana (Rep. Andre Carson)$10,917,3440.1%97.3%

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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