Wheat Subsidies in Colorado totaled $2.0 billion from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in Colorado Receiving wheat subsidies, 1995-2020‡
|1||4th District of Colorado (Rep. Ken Buck)||$1,171,682,969||58.5%||58.5%|
|2||3rd District of Colorado (Rep. Scott Tipton)||$69,700,785||3.5%||62.0%|
|3||6th District of Colorado (Rep. Jason Crow)||$13,238,443||0.7%||62.7%|
|4||2nd District of Colorado (Rep. Joe Neguse)||$8,125,218||0.4%||63.1%|
|5||5th District of Colorado (Rep. Doug Lamborn)||$2,432,210||0.1%||63.2%|
|6||7th District of Colorado (Rep. Ed Perlmutter)||$2,133,015||0.1%||63.3%|
|7||1st District of Colorado (Rep. Diana DeGette)||$2,054,523||0.1%||63.4%|
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.