USDA subsidies in Louisiana totaled $7.0 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Total USDA - Subsidies in Louisiana by Congressional District, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Total USDA - Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
15th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)$3,496,540,85850.2%50.2%
23rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)$1,500,341,84521.5%71.7%
34th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)$753,224,43710.8%82.5%
46th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)$148,720,6192.1%84.7%
51st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)$29,174,1380.4%85.1%
62nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)$13,516,3330.2%85.3%

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.

 

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