Total Tobacco Transition Payments in Kentucky totaled $301 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Kentucky Receiving Total Tobacco Transition Payments payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Total Tobacco Transition Payments
Pct of
11st District of Kenucky (Rep. James Comer)$76,862,56825.6%25.6%
26th District of Kenucky (Rep. Andy Barr)$70,659,73323.5%49.1%
34th District of Kenucky (Rep. Thomas Massie)$60,060,97420.0%69.1%
42nd District of Kenucky (Rep. Brett Guthrie)$59,609,65219.8%88.9%
55th District of Kenucky (Rep. Harold Rogers)$25,734,0268.6%97.5%
63rd District of Kenucky (Rep. John Yarmuth)$349,4460.1%97.6%

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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