Commodity subsidies in Louisiana totaled $127 million in 2010

Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Commodity Payments, 2010

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2010
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
15th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)$70,491,86955.5%55.5%
23rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)$35,067,31627.6%83.1%
34th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)$15,722,76812.4%95.4%
46th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)$3,284,2812.6%98.0%
52nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)$128,2400.1%98.1%
61st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)$51,7140.0%98.2%

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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