Commodity subsidies in 3rd District of Texas (Rep. Van Taylor) totaled $30.3 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 37 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%13%4$123,294$30,823
Top 2%17%8$160,526$20,066
Top 3%20%13$190,220$14,632
Top 4%22%17$213,515$12,560
Top 5%25%21$236,444$11,259
Top 6%27%26$264,293$10,165
Top 7%30%30$285,975$9,533
Top 8%32%35$312,571$8,931
Top 9%35%39$333,073$8,540
Top 10%37%43$353,248$8,215
Top 11%39%48$377,946$7,874
Top 12%41%52$397,305$7,640
Top 13%43%56$416,166$7,432
Top 14%46%61$439,274$7,201
Top 15%47%65$457,230$7,034
Top 16%50%70$479,004$6,843
Top 17%51%74$495,908$6,701
Top 18%53%78$512,569$6,571
Top 19%55%83$532,720$6,418
Top 20%57%87$548,574$6,305
Remaining 80% of recips.43%351$416,023$1,185

‡ 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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