Commodity subsidies in 16th District of Texas (Rep. Veronica Escobar) totaled $2.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 72 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%17%1$440,880$440,880
Top 2%28%2$718,946$359,473
Top 3%37%3$927,810$309,270
Top 4%43%4$1,101,668$275,417
Top 5%50%5$1,259,892$251,978
Top 6%59%7$1,509,822$215,689
Top 7%64%8$1,617,483$202,185
Top 8%67%9$1,693,717$188,191
Top 9%70%10$1,768,747$176,875
Top 10%72%11$1,835,835$166,894
Top 11%76%13$1,934,793$148,830
Top 12%78%14$1,979,431$141,388
Top 13%80%15$2,021,825$134,788
Top 14%81%16$2,063,131$128,946
Top 15%83%17$2,103,583$123,740
Top 16%86%19$2,178,259$114,645
Top 17%87%20$2,208,429$110,421
Top 18%88%21$2,236,294$106,490
Top 19%89%22$2,261,663$102,803
Top 20%90%23$2,285,314$99,361
Remaining 80% of recips.10%96$254,914$2,655

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

 

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