Commodity subsidies in Mississippi totaled $6.7 billion from 1995-2017.
Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2017
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||2nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)||$4,763,062,138||71.2%||71.2%|
|2||1st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)||$544,885,553||8.1%||79.4%|
|3||3rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Gregg Harper)||$159,448,873||2.4%||81.7%|
|4||4th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)||$52,970,722||0.8%||82.5%|
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.