Commodity subsidies in National Quality Cotton Association totaled $40.1 million from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in National Quality Cotton Association Receiving Commodity Payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
Pct of
18th District of Tennessee (Rep. David Kusthoff)$1,946,628,36666.7%66.7%
27th District of Tennessee (Rep. Mark Green)$254,991,7348.7%75.5%
36th District of Tennessee (Rep. John Rose)$203,346,8647.0%82.4%
44th District of Tennessee (Rep. Scott DesJarlais)$165,058,5355.7%88.1%
51st District of Tennessee (Rep. Phil Roe)$63,998,4002.2%90.3%
63rd District of Tennessee (Rep. Charles Fleischmann)$39,777,9501.4%91.6%
72nd District of Tennessee (Rep. Tim Burchett)$31,423,3601.1%92.7%
89th District of Tennessee (Rep. Steve Cohen)$11,309,2920.4%93.1%
95th District of Tennessee (Rep. Jim Cooper)$10,075,8600.3%93.5%

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.

‡ 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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