Livestock Subsidies in Iowa totaled $68.4 million in 2019

Congressional Districts in Iowa Receiving livestock subsidies, 2019

Rank District Livestock Subsidies
Pct of
14th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)$37,270,10154.5%54.5%
21st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)$18,605,66027.2%81.7%
32nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)$10,764,87815.7%97.4%
43rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)$1,272,0891.9%99.3%

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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