Corn Subsidies in Iowa totaled $262 million in 2018

Congressional Districts in Iowa Receiving corn subsidies, 2018

Rank District Corn Subsidies
Pct of
12nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)$30,667,20411.7%11.7%
24th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)$11,832,8074.5%16.2%
33rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)$5,107,4051.9%18.2%
41st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)$4,765,9881.8%20.0%

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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