Wheat Subsidies in Iowa totaled $34.6 million from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in Iowa Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Wheat Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)$16,133,90546.7%46.7%
23rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)$10,690,43930.9%77.6%
34th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)$2,590,8797.5%85.1%
41st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)$2,370,3256.9%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.

 

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