Rice Subsidies in Leflore County, Mississippi totaled $102 million from 1995-2019‡.

USDA has not provided recipient detail for rice cooperatives.

Congressional Districts in Leflore County, Mississippi Receiving rice subsidies, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Rice Subsidies
Pct of
12nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)$1,234,605,72394.6%94.6%
21st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)$8,825,7180.7%95.3%
33rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)$1,031,8600.1%95.3%
44th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)$287,2220.0%95.4%

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 October 31, 2019.


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