Wheat Subsidies in Iowa totaled $34.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Iowa Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Wheat Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)$16,133,19446.6%46.6%
23rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)$10,693,29530.9%77.5%
34th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)$2,560,2777.4%84.9%
41st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)$2,363,7806.8%91.7%

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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