Commodity subsidies in Mississippi totaled $146 million in 2020
Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving Commodity Payments, 2020
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||2nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)||$94,306,640||64.8%||64.8%|
|2||1st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)||$24,472,084||16.8%||81.6%|
|3||3rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)||$14,643,792||10.1%||91.7%|
|4||4th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)||$3,361,744||2.3%||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.