Market Loss Assistance - Non-commodity payments in Louisiana totaled $9.0 million from 1995-2019‡.
Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Market Loss Assistance - Non-commodity payments, 1995-2019‡
|Rank||District||Market Loss Assistance - Non-commodity|
|1||5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)||$6,693,464||74.3%||74.3%|
|2||4th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)||$1,258,146||14.0%||88.3%|
|3||6th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)||$619,391||6.9%||95.1%|
|4||1st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)||$326,648||3.6%||98.8%|
|5||3rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)||$16,645||0.2%||98.9%|
|6||2nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)||$1,685||0.0%||99.0%|
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.