Corn Subsidies in Kentucky totaled $1.9 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Kentucky Receiving corn subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Corn Subsidies
Pct of
11st District of Kenucky (Rep. James Comer)$870,078,74346.6%46.6%
22nd District of Kenucky (Rep. Brett Guthrie)$314,862,65716.9%63.5%
34th District of Kenucky (Rep. Thomas Massie)$53,507,9942.9%66.3%
46th District of Kenucky (Rep. Andy Barr)$49,731,9122.7%69.0%
55th District of Kenucky (Rep. Harold Rogers)$33,430,4391.8%70.8%
63rd District of Kenucky (Rep. John Yarmuth)$2,199,2100.1%70.9%

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.

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.


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