Grasslands Reserve Program payments in Louisiana totaled $1.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

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

Rank District Grasslands Reserve Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
15th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)$549,63244.4%44.4%
26th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)$542,81643.8%88.2%
33rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)$53,7304.3%92.5%
41st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)$53,2884.3%96.8%
54th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)$38,5983.1%100.0%
62nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)$4720.0%100.0%

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 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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