Commodity subsidies in Minnesota totaled $12.1 billion from 1995-2017.

Congressional Districts in Minnesota Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2017

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
17th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin Peterson)$5,877,004,77648.6%48.6%
21st District of Minnesota (Rep. Tim Walz)$4,260,560,29835.2%83.7%
32nd District of Minnesota (Rep. Jason Lewis)$631,418,0115.2%89.0%
46th District of Minnesota (Rep. Tom Emmer)$402,057,1293.3%92.3%
58th District of Minnesota (Rep. Rick Nolan)$307,521,8492.5%94.8%
63rd District of Minnesota (Rep. Erik Paulsen)$30,584,8550.3%95.1%
74th District of Minnesota (Rep. Betty McCollum)$9,753,2680.1%95.2%
85th District of Minnesota (Rep. Keith Ellison)$186,4980.0%95.2%

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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