Wheat Subsidies in New Mexico totaled $259 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in New Mexico Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Wheat Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
13rd District of New Mexico (Rep. Ben Lujan)$117,212,25245.2%45.2%
22nd District of New Mexico (Rep. Xochitl Torres Small)$33,061,05112.8%58.0%
31st District of New Mexico (Rep. Debra Haaland)$945,3810.4%58.3%

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 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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