Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payments in Louisiana totaled $21.6 million in 2020‡

Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Coronavirus Food Assistance Program
Pct of
15th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)$10,431,77748.3%48.3%
24th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)$5,366,45324.8%73.1%
33rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)$1,388,0136.4%79.5%
46th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)$900,7804.2%83.7%
51st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)$412,1061.9%85.6%
62nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)$111,6320.5%86.1%

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


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