Misc. Disaster Payments in Louisiana totaled $235 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Misc. Disaster Payments payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Misc. Disaster Payments
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
15th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)$171,544,31872.9%72.9%
24th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)$29,326,81812.5%85.4%
33rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)$22,252,7249.5%94.8%
46th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)$5,756,3352.4%97.3%
51st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)$1,006,0380.4%97.7%
62nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)$392,1200.2%97.9%

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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