Oilseed Program payments in Louisiana totaled $14.3 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Oilseed Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Oilseed Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
15th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)$9,422,72566.0%66.0%
23rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)$1,710,02112.0%78.0%
34th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)$1,447,05510.1%88.1%
46th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)$1,442,74510.1%98.3%
52nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)$28,7190.2%98.5%
61st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)$2,4880.0%98.5%

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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