Commodity subsidies in 2nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson) totaled $175 million in 2018

Congressional Districts in 2nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson) Receiving Commodity Payments, 2018

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie Thompson)$175,276,69280.2%80.2%
21st District of Mississippi (Rep. Trent Kelly)$15,428,5547.1%87.3%
33rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Michael Guest)$4,333,0102.0%89.3%
44th District of Mississippi (Rep. Steven Palazzo)$1,644,6770.8%90.0%

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.

 

Farm Subsidies Education

AgMag