Commodity subsidies in 17th District of Texas (Rep. Bill Flores) totaled $370 million from 1995-2019‡.

From 1995 to 2019, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 77 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2019‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%27%33$7,999,206$242,400
Top 2%40%66$12,054,384$182,642
Top 3%49%99$14,780,005$149,293
Top 4%56%132$16,916,039$128,152
Top 5%62%165$18,604,481$112,754
Top 6%67%199$19,948,796$100,245
Top 7%70%232$20,946,675$90,287
Top 8%73%265$21,750,685$82,078
Top 9%75%298$22,434,092$75,282
Top 10%77%331$22,990,841$69,459
Top 11%78%365$23,473,203$64,310
Top 12%80%398$23,871,969$59,980
Top 13%81%431$24,215,136$56,184
Top 14%82%464$24,520,967$52,847
Top 15%83%497$24,782,134$49,863
Top 16%84%531$25,024,324$47,127
Top 17%84%564$25,233,626$44,740
Top 18%85%597$25,425,947$42,590
Top 19%85%630$25,611,806$40,654
Top 20%86%663$25,791,694$38,902
Remaining 80% of recips.14%2,656$4,174,103$1,572

‡ 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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