Commodity subsidies in Porter County, Indiana totaled $102 million from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in Porter County, Indiana Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
Pct of
14th District of Indiana (Rep. James Baird)$2,318,696,77625.3%25.3%
26th District of Indiana (Rep. Greg Pence)$1,561,171,10717.0%42.3%
38th District of Indiana (Rep. Larry Bucshon)$1,550,752,61816.9%59.2%
42nd District of Indiana (Rep. Jackie Walorski)$1,125,446,60412.3%71.5%
53rd District of Indiana (Rep. Jim Banks)$1,023,201,16011.2%82.7%
65th District of Indiana (Rep. Susan Brooks)$603,440,9076.6%89.3%
79th District of Indiana (Rep. Trey Hollingsworth)$458,992,5335.0%94.3%
81st District of Indiana (Rep. Peter Visclosky)$236,341,2812.6%96.8%
97th District of Indiana (Rep. Andre Carson)$10,108,2130.1%96.9%

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 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.


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