Commodity subsidies in Mississippi totaled $146 million in 2020

Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving Commodity Payments, 2020

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
Pct of
12nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)$94,306,64064.8%64.8%
21st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)$24,472,08416.8%81.6%
33rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)$14,643,79210.1%91.7%
44th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)$3,361,7442.3%94.0%

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 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.


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