Emergency Conservation payments in Polk County, Iowa totaled $1,340 from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in Polk County, Iowa Receiving Emergency Conservation payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Emergency Conservation
Pct of
11st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)$14,573,97239.4%39.4%
22nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)$8,022,88921.7%61.1%
34th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)$6,659,73018.0%79.2%
43rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)$5,633,97215.2%94.4%

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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