Livestock Subsidies in Colorado totaled $11.4 million in 2011

Congressional Districts in Colorado Receiving livestock subsidies, 2011

Rank District Livestock Subsidies
2011
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
14th District of Colorado (Rep. Ken Buck)$7,370,99564.4%64.4%
23rd District of Colorado (Rep. Scott Tipton)$2,919,78425.5%89.9%
35th District of Colorado (Rep. Doug Lamborn)$681,5136.0%95.9%

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.

 

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