Dairy Program Subsidies in Colorado totaled $3.5 million in 2018
Congressional Districts in Colorado Receiving dairy program subsidies, 2018
|Rank||District||Dairy Program Subsidies|
|1||4th District of Colorado (Rep. Ken Buck)||$2,493,827||70.8%||70.8%|
|2||2nd District of Colorado (Rep. Joe Neguse)||$226,321||6.4%||77.2%|
|3||3rd District of Colorado (Rep. Scott Tipton)||$147,879||4.2%||81.4%|
|4||7th District of Colorado (Rep. Ed Perlmutter)||$24,603||0.7%||82.1%|
|5||5th District of Colorado (Rep. Doug Lamborn)||$16,044||0.5%||82.6%|
NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District
Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.
‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.