Commodity subsidies in Kentucky totaled $265 million in 2019

Congressional Districts in Kentucky Receiving Commodity Payments, 2019

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
11st District of Kenucky (Rep. James Comer)$163,631,38861.7%61.7%
22nd District of Kenucky (Rep. Brett Guthrie)$69,622,22926.3%88.0%
34th District of Kenucky (Rep. Thomas Massie)$13,072,2364.9%92.9%
46th District of Kenucky (Rep. Andy Barr)$8,347,3303.1%96.1%
55th District of Kenucky (Rep. Harold Rogers)$7,172,8402.7%98.8%
63rd District of Kenucky (Rep. John Yarmuth)$204,4330.1%98.9%

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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