Wheat Subsidies in Mississippi totaled $260 million from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in Mississippi Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2020‡
|1||2nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)||$139,390,137||53.6%||53.6%|
|2||1st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)||$43,051,993||16.6%||70.2%|
|3||3rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)||$11,148,602||4.3%||74.5%|
|4||4th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)||$3,873,760||1.5%||76.0%|
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.