Dairy Program Subsidies in Mississippi totaled $24.5 million from 1995-2016.

Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving dairy program subsidies, 1995-2016

Rank District Dairy Program Subsidies
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
13rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Gregg Harper)$15,251,73762.2%62.2%
24th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)$4,024,40316.4%78.6%
31st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)$3,497,32614.3%92.9%
42nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)$1,294,4325.3%98.2%

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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