Commodity subsidies in New Jersey totaled $8.1 million in 2019
Congressional Districts in New Jersey Receiving Commodity Payments, 2019
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||2nd District of New Jersey (Rep. Jefferson Van Drew)||$2,734,637||33.8%||33.8%|
|2||7th District of New Jersey (Rep. Tom Malinowski)||$1,223,815||15.1%||49.0%|
|3||3rd District of New Jersey (Rep. Andy Kim)||$1,205,048||14.9%||63.9%|
|4||5th District of New Jersey (Rep. Josh Gottheimer)||$535,925||6.6%||70.5%|
|5||12th District of New Jersey (Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman)||$462,456||5.7%||76.3%|
|6||4th District of New Jersey (Rep. Chris Smith)||$350,620||4.3%||80.6%|
|7||1st District of New Jersey (Rep. Donald Norcross)||$239,403||3.0%||83.6%|
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.