Subsidies

EWG keeps you up to date with analysis of the latest news, interviews with experts and more.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Proposals to tighten work requirements for low-income Americans who receive food stamps are halting progress on a new farm bill – meanwhile, work requirements for farm subsidies are almost nonexistent.

Thursday, March 8, 2018

A new federal farm subsidy program for cotton growers could cost taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars.

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Standing before some of the nation’s most heavily subsidized farmers, President Trump said that America’s farmers would be “forgotten no more.” Have the largest, most successful farmers been forgotten by Washington?

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Once again, Congress is attempting to provide more subsidies to cotton farmers – this time in a bill designed to provide disaster relief to Florida, Texas and Puerto Rico.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Did Rep. Doug LaMalfa recieve crop insurance subsidies? We would love to know. So would American taxpayers.

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