Commodity subsidies in Colorado totaled $45.0 million in 2019

Congressional Districts in Colorado Receiving Commodity Payments, 2019

Rank District Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
Pct of
14th District of Colorado (Rep. Ken Buck)$39,321,42287.3%87.3%
23rd District of Colorado (Rep. Scott Tipton)$1,069,0142.4%89.7%
32nd District of Colorado (Rep. Joe Neguse)$450,1921.0%90.7%
47th District of Colorado (Rep. Ed Perlmutter)$85,8780.2%90.9%
56th District of Colorado (Rep. Jason Crow)$77,2040.2%91.1%
65th District of Colorado (Rep. Doug Lamborn)$67,8740.2%91.2%
71st District of Colorado (Rep. Diana DeGette)$2,7320.0%91.2%

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.


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