Deficiency Payments in Nebraska totaled $255 million from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in Nebraska Receiving Deficiency Payments payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Deficiency Payments
Pct of
13rd District of Nebraska (Rep. Adrian Smith)$196,486,34477.0%77.0%
21st District of Nebraska (Rep. Jeff Fortenberry)$52,122,94120.4%97.4%
32nd District of Nebraska (Rep. Don Bacon)$1,820,5820.7%98.1%

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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