Commodity subsidies in 5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham) totaled $97.1 million in 2018

Congressional Districts in 5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham) Receiving Commodity Payments, 2018

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
15th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)$97,062,13552.5%52.5%
23rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)$45,192,14524.4%77.0%
34th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)$15,927,8108.6%85.6%
46th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)$5,170,3802.8%88.4%
52nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)$278,3160.2%88.5%
61st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)$17,2670.0%88.5%

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 April 30, 2019.

 

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