Deficiency Payments in Louisiana totaled $146 million from 1995-2019‡.
Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Deficiency Payments payments, 1995-2019‡
|1||3rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)||$86,622,973||59.1%||59.1%|
|2||5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)||$31,078,292||21.2%||80.3%|
|3||4th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)||$22,994,011||15.7%||96.0%|
|4||6th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)||$1,213,696||0.8%||96.9%|
|5||2nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)||$176,388||0.1%||97.0%|
|6||1st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)||$7,886||0.0%||97.0%|
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.