Commodity subsidies in 8th District of Texas (Rep. Kevin Brady) totaled $23.8 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 68 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%9%1$88,324$88,324
Top 2%22%3$206,949$68,983
Top 3%30%5$290,248$58,050
Top 4%39%7$371,090$53,013
Top 5%47%9$450,060$50,007
Top 6%55%11$527,106$47,919
Top 7%60%13$579,361$44,566
Top 8%64%15$610,461$40,697
Top 9%66%17$630,461$37,086
Top 10%68%19$650,461$34,235
Top 11%70%21$670,461$31,927
Top 12%72%23$690,461$30,020
Top 13%74%25$710,461$28,418
Top 14%76%27$726,428$26,905
Top 15%77%29$738,180$25,454
Top 16%78%31$749,167$24,167
Top 17%79%33$759,620$23,019
Top 18%80%35$769,854$21,996
Top 19%81%37$779,750$21,074
Top 20%82%39$789,346$20,240
Remaining 80% of recips.18%159$169,780$1,068

‡ 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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