Commodity subsidies in 36th District of Texas (Rep. Brian Babin) totaled $315 million from 1995-2020‡.

From 1995 to 2020, the top 10 percent of commodity payment recipients were paid 45 percent of commodity payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2020‡ Payment per Recipient
Top 1%5%3$17,623$5,874
Top 2%11%7$40,435$5,776
Top 3%15%10$57,088$5,709
Top 4%20%14$77,679$5,549
Top 5%24%17$92,379$5,434
Top 6%29%21$110,784$5,275
Top 7%34%25$128,530$5,141
Top 8%37%28$141,534$5,055
Top 9%41%32$158,390$4,950
Top 10%45%35$170,416$4,869
Top 11%49%39$185,564$4,758
Top 12%52%43$199,225$4,633
Top 13%55%46$209,236$4,549
Top 14%58%50$222,209$4,444
Top 15%61%53$231,609$4,370
Top 16%64%57$243,784$4,277
Top 17%67%61$255,409$4,187
Top 18%69%64$263,704$4,120
Top 19%72%68$274,239$4,033
Top 20%74%71$281,787$3,969
Remaining 80% of recips.26%288$100,640$349

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

 

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