Sorghum Subsidies in 2nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson) totaled $44.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in 2nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson) Receiving sorghum subsidies, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Sorghum Subsidies
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)$44,201,24653.4%53.4%
21st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)$16,885,96620.4%73.9%
33rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)$2,676,2293.2%77.1%
44th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)$482,0260.6%77.7%

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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