Corn Subsidies in Iowa totaled $19.4 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in Iowa Receiving corn subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Corn Subsidies
Pct of
14th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)$7,485,664,49538.5%38.5%
21st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)$3,444,179,04917.7%56.2%
32nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)$2,382,775,72612.3%68.5%
43rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)$1,558,629,9588.0%76.5%

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 October 31, 2019.


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