Commodity subsidies in Simpson County, Kentucky totaled $74.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Simpson County, Kentucky Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
11st District of Kenucky (Rep. James Comer)$1,775,354,46457.5%57.5%
22nd District of Kenucky (Rep. Brett Guthrie)$692,053,56022.4%79.9%
36th District of Kenucky (Rep. Andy Barr)$214,674,0856.9%86.8%
44th District of Kenucky (Rep. Thomas Massie)$202,104,0666.5%93.3%
55th District of Kenucky (Rep. Harold Rogers)$118,169,5553.8%97.2%
63rd District of Kenucky (Rep. John Yarmuth)$4,244,5590.1%97.3%

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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