Commodity subsidies in Colorado totaled $146 million in 2019
Congressional Districts in Colorado Receiving Commodity Payments, 2019
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||4th District of Colorado (Rep. Ken Buck)||$134,927,513||92.4%||92.4%|
|2||3rd District of Colorado (Rep. Scott Tipton)||$7,495,021||5.1%||97.6%|
|3||2nd District of Colorado (Rep. Joe Neguse)||$1,266,825||0.9%||98.4%|
|4||6th District of Colorado (Rep. Jason Crow)||$674,963||0.5%||98.9%|
|5||7th District of Colorado (Rep. Ed Perlmutter)||$253,844||0.2%||99.1%|
|6||5th District of Colorado (Rep. Doug Lamborn)||$245,250||0.2%||99.2%|
|7||1st District of Colorado (Rep. Diana DeGette)||$25,213||0.0%||99.3%|
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.