Commodity subsidies in Colorado totaled $168 million in 2017

Congressional Districts in Colorado Receiving Commodity Payments, 2017

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
14th District of Colorado (Rep. Ken Buck)$153,735,55691.3%91.3%
23rd District of Colorado (Rep. Scott Tipton)$6,125,9813.6%94.9%
32nd District of Colorado (Rep. Jared Polis)$1,295,0630.8%95.7%
46th District of Colorado (Rep. Mike Coffman)$1,091,4480.6%96.4%
57th District of Colorado (Rep. Ed Perlmutter)$244,5310.1%96.5%
65th District of Colorado (Rep. Doug Lamborn)$175,7250.1%96.6%
71st District of Colorado (Rep. Diana DeGette)$51,4280.0%96.6%

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.

 

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