Env. Quality Incentive Program payments in Louisiana totaled $84.3 million from 1995-2017.

Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Env. Quality Incentive Program payments, 1995-2017

Rank District Env. Quality Incentive Program
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
15th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)$11,847,88014.1%14.1%
24th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)$11,690,71013.9%27.9%
33rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)$9,684,13711.5%39.4%
46th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)$1,145,5191.4%40.8%
51st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)$296,9860.4%41.1%
62nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)$283,0600.3%41.5%

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.

 

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