Corn Subsidies in Mississippi totaled $504 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving corn subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Corn Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)$125,571,34024.9%24.9%
21st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)$63,676,26412.6%37.6%
33rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)$27,991,6815.6%43.1%
44th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)$3,251,3880.6%43.8%

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.

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

 

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