Commodity subsidies in Mississippi totaled $432 million in 2019

Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving Commodity Payments, 2019

Rank District Total Commodity Programs
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)$323,228,11174.7%74.7%
21st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)$43,185,75310.0%84.7%
34th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)$2,888,8850.7%85.4%
43rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)$662,7240.2%85.6%

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.

 

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