Cotton Subsidies in Louisiana totaled $20.2 million in 2018

Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving cotton subsidies, 2018

Rank District Cotton Subsidies
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
15th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)$9,114,35245.2%45.2%
24th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)$688,1253.4%48.6%
36th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)$123,9830.6%49.2%

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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