Tobacco Subsidies in Laurel County, Kentucky totaled $4.4 million from 1995-2019‡.
Congressional Districts in Laurel County, Kentucky Receiving tobacco subsidies, 1995-2019‡
|1||6th District of Kenucky (Rep. Andy Barr)||$126,618,486||25.0%||25.0%|
|2||1st District of Kenucky (Rep. James Comer)||$112,031,650||22.1%||47.1%|
|3||2nd District of Kenucky (Rep. Brett Guthrie)||$103,785,117||20.5%||67.6%|
|4||4th District of Kenucky (Rep. Thomas Massie)||$98,961,644||19.5%||87.2%|
|5||5th District of Kenucky (Rep. Harold Rogers)||$48,739,058||9.6%||96.8%|
|6||3rd District of Kenucky (Rep. John Yarmuth)||$770,067||0.2%||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.