Tobacco Subsidies in Laurel County, Kentucky totaled $4.4 million from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in Laurel County, Kentucky Receiving tobacco subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Tobacco Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
16th District of Kenucky (Rep. Andy Barr)$126,618,48625.0%25.0%
21st District of Kenucky (Rep. James Comer)$112,031,65022.1%47.1%
32nd District of Kenucky (Rep. Brett Guthrie)$103,785,11720.5%67.6%
44th District of Kenucky (Rep. Thomas Massie)$98,961,64419.5%87.2%
55th District of Kenucky (Rep. Harold Rogers)$48,739,0589.6%96.8%
63rd District of Kenucky (Rep. John Yarmuth)$770,0670.2%97.0%

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 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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