Cotton Transistion Assistance Program payments in Louisiana totaled $35.9 million from 1995-2019‡.
Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Cotton Transistion Assistance Program payments, 1995-2019‡
|Rank||District||Cotton Transistion Assistance Program|
|1||5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)||$31,449,599||87.6%||87.6%|
|2||4th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)||$3,388,863||9.4%||97.0%|
|3||6th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)||$823,189||2.3%||99.3%|
|4||3rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)||$15,443||0.0%||99.3%|
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 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.