Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payments in Tennessee totaled $69.5 million in 2020‡

Congressional Districts in Tennessee Receiving Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Coronavirus Food Assistance Program
Pct of
18th District of Tennessee (Rep. David Kusthoff)$15,366,05022.1%22.1%
26th District of Tennessee (Rep. John Rose)$12,612,54118.2%40.3%
34th District of Tennessee (Rep. Scott DesJarlais)$10,499,84315.1%55.4%
47th District of Tennessee (Rep. Mark Green)$8,408,75412.1%67.5%
53rd District of Tennessee (Rep. Charles Fleischmann)$4,194,6006.0%73.5%
62nd District of Tennessee (Rep. Tim Burchett)$4,174,9936.0%79.6%
71st District of Tennessee (Rep. Phil Roe)$3,746,1875.4%85.0%
85th District of Tennessee (Rep. Jim Cooper)$566,2210.8%85.8%
99th District of Tennessee (Rep. Steve Cohen)$70,6620.1%85.9%

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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