Deficiency Payments in Mississippi totaled $67.0 million from 1995-2019‡.
Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving Deficiency Payments payments, 1995-2019‡
|1||2nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)||$65,530,088||97.8%||97.8%|
|2||1st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)||$1,154,532||1.7%||99.5%|
|3||3rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)||$237,578||0.4%||99.8%|
|4||4th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)||$75,887||0.1%||99.9%|
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 October 31, 2019.