Rice Subsidies in Louisiana totaled $2.5 billion from 1995-2020‡.
USDA has not provided recipient detail for rice cooperatives.
Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving rice subsidies, 1995-2020‡
|1||3rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)||$1,376,132,907||54.3%||54.3%|
|2||5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)||$616,744,602||24.3%||78.6%|
|3||4th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)||$376,181,404||14.8%||93.4%|
|4||6th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)||$10,611,438||0.4%||93.8%|
|5||2nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)||$28,839||0.0%||93.9%|
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.