Deficiency Payments in Polk County, Iowa totaled $3.0 million from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in Polk County, Iowa Receiving Deficiency Payments payments, 1995-2020‡
|1||4th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)||$189,327,342||48.4%||48.4%|
|2||1st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)||$83,984,490||21.5%||69.8%|
|3||2nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)||$66,148,459||16.9%||86.7%|
|4||3rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)||$40,623,226||10.4%||97.1%|
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.