USDA subsidies in Mississippi totaled $10.0 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Total USDA - Subsidies in Mississippi by Congressional District, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Total USDA - Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)$5,690,831,63057.1%57.1%
21st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)$1,000,716,31010.0%67.2%
33rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)$410,316,8574.1%71.3%
44th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)$160,887,3301.6%72.9%

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.

 

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