Commodity subsidies in Mississippi totaled $218 million in 2018
Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving Commodity Payments, 2018
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||2nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)||$175,276,692||80.2%||80.2%|
|2||1st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)||$15,428,554||7.1%||87.3%|
|3||3rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)||$4,333,010||2.0%||89.3%|
|4||4th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)||$1,644,677||0.8%||90.0%|
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 April 30, 2019.