USDA subsidies in Simpson County, Kentucky totaled $121 million from 1995-2019‡.
Total USDA - Subsidies in Kentucky by Congressional District, 1995-2019‡
|Rank||District||Total USDA - Subsidies|
|1||1st District of Kenucky (Rep. James Comer)||$2,330,861,532||44.0%||44.0%|
|2||2nd District of Kenucky (Rep. Brett Guthrie)||$928,687,055||17.5%||61.6%|
|3||6th District of Kenucky (Rep. Andy Barr)||$284,052,495||5.4%||66.9%|
|4||4th District of Kenucky (Rep. Thomas Massie)||$228,695,156||4.3%||71.3%|
|5||5th District of Kenucky (Rep. Harold Rogers)||$141,902,482||2.7%||73.9%|
|6||3rd District of Kenucky (Rep. John Yarmuth)||$5,969,631||0.1%||74.1%|
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 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.