Commodity subsidies in Colorado totaled $86.8 million in 2018

Congressional Districts in Colorado Receiving Commodity Payments, 2018

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
14th District of Colorado (Rep. Ken Buck)$73,876,31985.1%85.1%
23rd District of Colorado (Rep. Scott Tipton)$5,202,1566.0%91.1%
32nd District of Colorado (Rep. Joe Neguse)$754,9900.9%92.0%
46th District of Colorado (Rep. Jason Crow)$612,0730.7%92.7%
57th District of Colorado (Rep. Ed Perlmutter)$187,9540.2%92.9%
65th District of Colorado (Rep. Doug Lamborn)$109,6080.1%93.0%
71st District of Colorado (Rep. Diana DeGette)$19,6890.0%93.0%

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.

 

Farm Subsidies Education

AgMag