Commodity subsidies in Tensas Parish, Louisiana totaled $321 million from 1995-2019‡.
Congressional Districts in Tensas Parish, Louisiana Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)||$2,953,427,962||57.2%||57.2%|
|2||3rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)||$1,451,552,604||28.1%||85.3%|
|3||4th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)||$634,383,370||12.3%||97.6%|
|4||6th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)||$129,232,678||2.5%||100.1%|
|5||1st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)||$18,371,990||0.4%||100.5%|
|6||2nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)||$10,445,207||0.2%||100.7%|
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.