Commodity subsidies in 28th District of Texas (Rep. Henry Cuellar) totaled $114 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 73 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%17$3,250,771$191,222
Top 2%35%34$5,106,212$150,183
Top 3%44%51$6,457,207$126,612
Top 4%51%68$7,448,591$109,538
Top 5%56%86$8,273,261$96,201
Top 6%61%103$8,927,121$86,671
Top 7%64%120$9,486,816$79,057
Top 8%68%137$9,947,957$72,613
Top 9%70%154$10,348,453$67,198
Top 10%73%172$10,686,856$62,133
Top 11%75%189$10,970,073$58,043
Top 12%76%206$11,210,120$54,418
Top 13%78%223$11,422,429$51,222
Top 14%79%240$11,619,982$48,417
Top 15%80%258$11,799,082$45,733
Top 16%81%275$11,947,226$43,444
Top 17%82%292$12,083,095$41,380
Top 18%83%309$12,208,986$39,511
Top 19%84%326$12,323,725$37,803
Top 20%84%344$12,436,514$36,153
Remaining 80% of recips.16%1,377$2,284,769$1,659

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

 

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