Sorghum Subsidies in Nebraska totaled $975 million from 1995-2017.

Congressional Districts in Nebraska Receiving sorghum subsidies, 1995-2017

Rank District Sorghum Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
13rd District of Nebraska (Rep. Adrian Smith)$657,318,17967.4%67.4%
21st District of Nebraska (Rep. Jeff Fortenberry)$247,983,26625.4%92.8%
32nd District of Nebraska (Rep. Don Bacon)$676,6090.1%92.9%

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.

 

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