Commodity subsidies in Cass County, Iowa totaled $194 million from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in Cass County, Iowa Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
Pct of
14th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)$10,111,439,46949.4%49.4%
21st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)$4,513,300,16222.0%71.4%
32nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)$3,177,352,11915.5%87.0%
43rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)$2,159,471,25110.5%97.5%

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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