Price Loss Coverage - Wheat payments in Louisiana totaled $1.8 million in 2018
Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Price Loss Coverage - Wheat payments, 2018
|Rank||District||Price Loss Coverage - Wheat|
|1||5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)||$607,728||34.4%||34.4%|
|2||6th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)||$366,773||20.8%||55.2%|
|3||4th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)||$316,162||17.9%||73.1%|
|4||3rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)||$156,138||8.8%||82.0%|
|5||2nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)||$18,762||1.1%||83.1%|
|6||1st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)||$270||0.0%||83.1%|
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.