Emergency Conservation payments in Mississippi totaled $51.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving Emergency Conservation payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Emergency Conservation
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
14th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)$26,159,02350.8%50.8%
23rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)$16,072,13231.2%82.1%
31st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)$5,244,05010.2%92.3%
42nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)$2,942,4375.7%98.0%

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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