Cotton Subsidies in Eddy County, New Mexico totaled $23.3 million from 1995-2016.

Congressional Districts in Eddy County, New Mexico Receiving cotton subsidies, 1995-2016

Rank District Cotton Subsidies
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of New Mexico (Rep. Steve Pearce)$152,619,87385.7%85.7%
23rd District of New Mexico (Rep. Ben Lujan)$14,041,3677.9%93.6%

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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