Commodity subsidies in Buena Vista County, Iowa totaled $246 million from 1995-2017.

Congressional Districts in Buena Vista County, Iowa Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2017

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
Pct of
14th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)$9,303,791,41949.7%49.7%
21st District of Iowa (Rep. Rod Blum)$4,198,727,04622.4%72.1%
32nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)$2,879,608,40015.4%87.4%
43rd District of Iowa (Rep. David Young)$1,966,543,14710.5%97.9%

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.


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