Cotton Subsidies in Tennessee totaled $10.9 million in 2019

Congressional Districts in Tennessee Receiving cotton subsidies, 2019

Rank District Cotton Subsidies
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
18th District of Tennessee (Rep. David Kusthoff)$9,475,59186.8%86.8%
27th District of Tennessee (Rep. Mark Green)$465,1934.3%91.1%
34th District of Tennessee (Rep. Scott DesJarlais)$299,7152.7%93.9%
49th District of Tennessee (Rep. Steve Cohen)$60,0060.5%94.4%
56th District of Tennessee (Rep. John Rose)$3000.0%94.4%

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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