Dairy Program Subsidies in Minnesota totaled $445 million from 1995-2016.
Congressional Districts in Minnesota Receiving dairy program subsidies, 1995-2016
|Rank||District||Dairy Program Subsidies|
|1||7th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin Peterson)||$165,852,928||37.2%||37.2%|
|2||1st District of Minnesota (Rep. Tim Walz)||$108,623,508||24.4%||61.6%|
|3||6th District of Minnesota (Rep. Tom Emmer)||$53,099,837||11.9%||73.6%|
|4||8th District of Minnesota (Rep. Rick Nolan)||$51,945,988||11.7%||85.2%|
|5||2nd District of Minnesota (Rep. Jason Lewis)||$50,201,860||11.3%||96.5%|
|6||3rd District of Minnesota (Rep. Erik Paulsen)||$2,572,621||0.6%||97.1%|
|7||4th District of Minnesota (Rep. Betty McCollum)||$458,527||0.1%||97.2%|
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.