Dairy Program Subsidies in Maine totaled $35.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Maine Receiving dairy program subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Dairy Program Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Maine (Rep. Jared Golden)$29,055,46881.7%81.7%
21st District of Maine (Rep. Chellie Pingree)$5,174,18714.6%96.3%

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.

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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