Livestock Disaster / Emergency payments in Louisiana totaled $111 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Livestock Disaster / Emergency payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Livestock Disaster / Emergency
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
15th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)$47,050,67842.4%42.4%
24th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)$44,049,05739.7%82.1%
33rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)$8,480,7687.6%89.7%
46th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)$6,552,2245.9%95.7%
51st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)$2,321,7852.1%97.7%
62nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)$690,2680.6%98.4%

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

 

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