Deficiency Payments in New Mexico totaled $7.2 million from 1995-2017.

Congressional Districts in New Mexico Receiving Deficiency Payments payments, 1995-2017

Rank District Deficiency Payments
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
13rd District of New Mexico (Rep. Ben Lujan)$4,917,73067.9%67.9%
22nd District of New Mexico (Rep. Steve Pearce)$1,455,52520.1%88.0%
31st District of New Mexico (Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham)$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.

 

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