Cotton Subsidies in Yazoo County, Mississippi totaled $265 million from 1995-2016.
Congressional Districts in Yazoo County, Mississippi Receiving cotton subsidies, 1995-2016
|1||2nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)||$3,004,768,399||61.6%||61.6%|
|2||1st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)||$351,489,846||7.2%||68.8%|
|3||3rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Gregg Harper)||$85,717,703||1.8%||70.6%|
|4||4th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)||$20,479,083||0.4%||71.0%|
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.