Commodity subsidies in 17th District of Texas (Rep. Bill Flores) totaled $410 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 76 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%28%37$8,584,000$232,000
Top 2%41%74$12,788,684$172,820
Top 3%51%112$15,681,253$140,011
Top 4%58%149$17,844,591$119,762
Top 5%63%186$19,478,546$104,723
Top 6%67%224$20,730,962$92,549
Top 7%70%261$21,659,820$82,988
Top 8%73%298$22,434,092$75,282
Top 9%75%336$23,067,410$68,653
Top 10%76%373$23,575,219$63,204
Top 11%78%411$24,012,236$58,424
Top 12%79%448$24,376,873$54,413
Top 13%80%485$24,690,390$50,908
Top 14%81%523$24,969,425$47,743
Top 15%82%560$25,209,751$45,017
Top 16%82%597$25,426,783$42,591
Top 17%83%635$25,642,007$40,381
Top 18%84%672$25,844,272$38,459
Top 19%84%710$26,045,865$36,684
Top 20%85%747$26,236,865$35,123
Remaining 80% of recips.15%2,990$4,645,588$1,554

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

 

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