Deficiency Payments in New Mexico totaled $7.2 million from 1995-2019‡.

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

Rank District Deficiency Payments
Pct of
13rd District of New Mexico (Rep. Ben Lujan)$4,917,73067.9%67.9%
22nd District of New Mexico (Rep. Xochitl Torres Small)$1,455,52520.1%88.0%
31st District of New Mexico (Rep. Debra Haaland)$96,9531.3%89.4%

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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