Commodity subsidies in Mercer County, Missouri totaled $34.0 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Mercer County, Missouri Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
Pct of
18th District of Missouri (Rep. Jason Smith)$3,023,694,55137.8%37.8%
26th District of Missouri (Rep. Sam Graves)$2,701,359,53933.8%71.5%
34th District of Missouri (Rep. Vicky Hartzler)$1,199,566,18415.0%86.5%
43rd District of Missouri (Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer)$485,740,6586.1%92.6%
55th District of Missouri (Rep. Emanuel Cleaver)$450,083,1845.6%98.2%
67th District of Missouri (Rep. Billy Long)$130,145,7461.6%99.9%
72nd District of Missouri (Rep. Ann Wagner)$10,074,9850.1%100.0%
81st District of Missouri (Rep. Lacy Clay)$2,987,1270.0%100.0%

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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