Cotton Subsidies in Tennessee totaled $42.8 million in 2011

Congressional Districts in Tennessee Receiving cotton subsidies, 2011

Rank District Cotton Subsidies
2011
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
18th District of Tennessee (Rep. David Kusthoff)$19,504,52945.6%45.6%
27th District of Tennessee (Rep. Marsha Blackburn)$982,8412.3%47.9%
34th District of Tennessee (Rep. Scott DesJarlais)$450,1941.1%48.9%
49th District of Tennessee (Rep. Steve Cohen)$155,8040.4%49.3%
56th District of Tennessee (Rep. Diane Black)$84,4060.2%49.5%

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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