Commodity subsidies in Minnesota totaled $225 million in 2017

Congressional Districts in Minnesota Receiving Commodity Payments, 2017

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
11st District of Minnesota (Rep. Tim Walz)$109,499,97648.6%48.6%
27th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin Peterson)$73,520,42832.6%81.2%
32nd District of Minnesota (Rep. Jason Lewis)$21,065,8819.3%90.6%
48th District of Minnesota (Rep. Rick Nolan)$2,578,6721.1%91.7%
56th District of Minnesota (Rep. Tom Emmer)$2,069,8370.9%92.6%
64th District of Minnesota (Rep. Betty McCollum)$212,0640.1%92.7%
73rd District of Minnesota (Rep. Erik Paulsen)$84,7600.0%92.8%

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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