Total Commodity Certificates payments in Mississippi totaled $1.9 billion from 1995-2017.

Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving Total Commodity Certificates payments, 1995-2017

Rank District Total Commodity Certificates
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)$662,929,21235.6%35.6%
21st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)$52,916,2772.8%38.4%
33rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Gregg Harper)$8,967,4990.5%38.9%
44th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)$3,562,0450.2%39.1%

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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