Commodity subsidies in Pennington County, Minnesota totaled $71.6 million from 1995-2016.

Congressional Districts in Pennington County, Minnesota Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2016

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
17th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin Peterson)$5,803,484,34848.9%48.9%
21st District of Minnesota (Rep. Tim Walz)$4,151,060,32234.9%83.8%
32nd District of Minnesota (Rep. Jason Lewis)$610,352,1305.1%88.9%
46th District of Minnesota (Rep. Tom Emmer)$399,987,2923.4%92.3%
58th District of Minnesota (Rep. Rick Nolan)$304,943,1772.6%94.9%
63rd District of Minnesota (Rep. Erik Paulsen)$30,500,0950.3%95.1%
74th District of Minnesota (Rep. Betty McCollum)$9,541,2040.1%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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