Wheat Subsidies in Oregon totaled $923 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Oregon Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Wheat Subsidies
Pct of
12nd District of Oregon (Rep. Greg Walden)$642,759,98869.6%69.6%
21st District of Oregon (Rep. Suzanne Bonamici)$52,013,9675.6%75.2%
35th District of Oregon (Rep. Kurt Schrader)$39,334,2334.3%79.5%
44th District of Oregon (Rep. Peter DeFazio)$20,059,4602.2%81.7%
53rd District of Oregon (Rep. Earl Blumenauer)$186,2900.0%81.7%

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.

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


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