Loan Deficiency Payments in Mississippi totaled $483 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving Loan Deficiency Payments payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Loan Deficiency Payments
Pct of
12nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)$409,877,60484.9%84.9%
21st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)$54,435,66011.3%96.2%
33rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)$11,970,9412.5%98.7%
44th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)$2,644,9280.5%99.3%

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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