USDA subsidies in Louisiana totaled $273 million in 2018

Total USDA - Subsidies in Louisiana by Congressional District, 2018

Rank District Total USDA - Subsidies
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
15th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)$121,080,78344.4%44.4%
23rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)$45,804,86816.8%61.2%
34th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)$19,593,9377.2%68.4%
46th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)$5,214,1401.9%70.3%
52nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)$282,2090.1%70.4%
61st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)$27,4570.0%70.4%

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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