Commodity subsidies in Louisiana totaled $4.9 billion from 1995-2017.
Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2017
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)||$2,798,336,728||57.2%||57.2%|
|2||3rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)||$1,401,821,931||28.6%||85.8%|
|3||4th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)||$610,675,630||12.5%||98.3%|
|4||6th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)||$120,152,036||2.5%||100.8%|
|5||1st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)||$18,354,723||0.4%||101.1%|
|6||2nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)||$9,824,301||0.2%||101.3%|
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.