Env. Quality Incentive Program payments in 4th District of Texas (Rep. John Ratcliffe) totaled $3.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of EQIP recipients were paid 23 percent of EQIP payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%3%7$41,511$5,930
Top 2%5%14$81,485$5,820
Top 3%8%21$119,648$5,698
Top 4%10%29$161,437$5,567
Top 5%13%36$197,123$5,476
Top 6%15%43$232,105$5,398
Top 7%17%50$266,150$5,323
Top 8%19%58$303,990$5,241
Top 9%21%65$336,422$5,176
Top 10%23%72$367,930$5,110
Top 11%26%80$403,328$5,042
Top 12%28%87$433,793$4,986
Top 13%29%94$463,487$4,931
Top 14%31%101$492,212$4,873
Top 15%33%109$524,145$4,809
Top 16%35%116$551,494$4,754
Top 17%37%123$578,140$4,700
Top 18%39%131$607,681$4,639
Top 19%40%138$632,773$4,585
Top 20%42%145$657,190$4,532
Remaining 80% of recips.58%583$914,258$1,568

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

 

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