Total Direct Payments in Mississippi totaled $1.4 billion from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving Total Direct Payments payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Total Direct Payments
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)$1,159,095,21485.8%85.8%
21st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)$138,041,18710.2%96.0%
33rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)$36,629,1832.7%98.7%
44th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)$9,570,0040.7%99.4%

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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