Direct Payment Program payments in New Mexico totaled $176 million from 1995-2023.

Congressional Districts in New Mexico Receiving Direct Payment Program payments, 1995-2023

Rank District Direct Payment Program
1995-2023
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of New Mexico (Rep. Xochitl Torres Small)$50,787,33928.8%28.8%
23rd District of New Mexico (Rep. Ben Lujan)$31,381,09317.8%46.7%

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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