Livestock Disaster / Emergency payments in Colorado totaled $9.7 million in 2019

Congressional Districts in Colorado Receiving Livestock Disaster / Emergency payments, 2019

Rank District Livestock Disaster / Emergency
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
13rd District of Colorado (Rep. Scott Tipton)$6,924,56671.6%71.6%
24th District of Colorado (Rep. Ken Buck)$1,491,62515.4%87.1%
35th District of Colorado (Rep. Doug Lamborn)$869,5779.0%96.1%
42nd District of Colorado (Rep. Joe Neguse)$241,0012.5%98.6%

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

 

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