Deficiency Payments in Kentucky totaled $25.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Kentucky Receiving Deficiency Payments payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Deficiency Payments
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
11st District of Kenucky (Rep. James Comer)$15,395,98060.3%60.3%
22nd District of Kenucky (Rep. Brett Guthrie)$6,072,98723.8%84.0%
36th District of Kenucky (Rep. Andy Barr)$1,351,5355.3%89.3%
44th District of Kenucky (Rep. Thomas Massie)$1,217,0214.8%94.1%
55th District of Kenucky (Rep. Harold Rogers)$661,5102.6%96.7%
63rd District of Kenucky (Rep. John Yarmuth)$106,7560.4%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.

 

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