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|
|1||5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)||$232,441,007||50.5%||50.5%|
|2||3rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)||$146,182,676||31.8%||82.3%|
|3||4th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)||$60,160,867||13.1%||95.4%|
|4||6th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)||$10,400,379||2.3%||97.7%|
|5||2nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)||$803,549||0.2%||97.9%|
|6||1st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)||$55,183||0.0%||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.