Cotton Subsidies in Mississippi totaled $51.3 million in 2018
Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving cotton subsidies, 2018
|1||2nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)||$18,974,183||37.0%||37.0%|
|2||1st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)||$2,366,688||4.6%||41.6%|
|3||3rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)||$1,106,336||2.2%||43.7%|
|4||4th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)||$229,701||0.4%||44.2%|
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.
‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.