Corn Subsidies in Simpson County, Kentucky totaled $48.1 million from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in Simpson County, Kentucky Receiving corn subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Corn Subsidies
Pct of
11st District of Kenucky (Rep. James Comer)$869,136,05147.7%47.7%
22nd District of Kenucky (Rep. Brett Guthrie)$313,811,88517.2%64.9%
34th District of Kenucky (Rep. Thomas Massie)$53,399,4942.9%67.9%
46th District of Kenucky (Rep. Andy Barr)$49,687,5752.7%70.6%
55th District of Kenucky (Rep. Harold Rogers)$33,319,3771.8%72.4%
63rd District of Kenucky (Rep. John Yarmuth)$2,218,2450.1%72.6%

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 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.


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