Emergency Conservation payments in 1st District of Texas (Rep. Louis Gohmert) totaled $1.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of Emergency Conservation payment recipients were paid 25 percent of Emergency Conservation recipients.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%4%2$22,798$11,399
Top 2%8%4$39,881$9,970
Top 3%10%6$51,533$8,589
Top 4%12%8$62,803$7,850
Top 5%14%10$73,585$7,359
Top 6%16%12$84,020$7,002
Top 7%18%14$94,268$6,733
Top 8%20%16$104,451$6,528
Top 9%23%19$119,470$6,288
Top 10%25%21$129,363$6,160
Top 11%27%23$139,016$6,044
Top 12%28%25$148,414$5,937
Top 13%30%27$157,601$5,837
Top 14%32%29$166,628$5,746
Top 15%34%31$175,546$5,663
Top 16%35%33$184,297$5,585
Top 17%38%36$197,324$5,481
Top 18%39%38$205,864$5,417
Top 19%41%40$214,358$5,359
Top 20%43%42$222,785$5,304
Remaining 80% of recips.57%170$299,041$1,759

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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