Mkt. Loss Asst. - Commodity Crops payments in Louisiana totaled $460 million from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Mkt. Loss Asst. - Commodity Crops payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Mkt. Loss Asst. - Commodity Crops
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
15th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)$232,441,00750.5%50.5%
23rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)$146,182,67631.8%82.3%
34th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)$60,160,86713.1%95.4%
46th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)$10,400,3792.3%97.7%
52nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)$803,5490.2%97.9%
61st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)$55,1830.0%97.9%

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 October 31, 2019.

 

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