Commodity subsidies in New Mexico totaled $726 million from 1995-2019‡.

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

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of New Mexico (Rep. Xochitl Torres Small)$346,492,81547.8%47.8%
23rd District of New Mexico (Rep. Ben Lujan)$339,043,78146.7%94.5%
31st District of New Mexico (Rep. Debra Haaland)$10,426,1441.4%95.9%

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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