Dairy Program Subsidies in Iowa totaled $197 million from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in Iowa Receiving dairy program subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Dairy Program Subsidies
Pct of
11st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)$140,508,93971.2%71.2%
24th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)$38,972,11619.7%90.9%
32nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)$14,705,7527.4%98.4%
43rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)$1,661,5960.8%99.2%

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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