Wheat Subsidies in Iowa totaled $34.6 million from 1995-2019‡.
Congressional Districts in Iowa Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2019‡
|1||2nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)||$16,133,905||46.7%||46.7%|
|2||3rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)||$10,690,439||30.9%||77.6%|
|3||4th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)||$2,590,879||7.5%||85.1%|
|4||1st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)||$2,370,325||6.9%||92.0%|
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 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.