Rice Subsidies in Mississippi totaled $1.3 billion from 1995-2020‡.

USDA has not provided recipient detail for rice cooperatives.

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

Rank District Rice Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)$1,243,298,53694.9%94.9%
21st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)$8,869,5130.7%95.6%
33rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)$1,031,8600.1%95.7%
44th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)$287,2220.0%95.7%

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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