Commodity subsidies in Mesa County, Colorado totaled $1.9 million in 2020
Congressional Districts in Mesa County, Colorado Receiving Commodity Payments, 2020
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Farming Subsidies|
|1||4th District of Colorado (Rep. Ken Buck)||$68,403,215||75.0%||75.0%|
|2||3rd District of Colorado (Rep. Scott Tipton)||$10,810,177||11.9%||86.9%|
|3||2nd District of Colorado (Rep. Joe Neguse)||$1,548,478||1.7%||88.6%|
|4||5th District of Colorado (Rep. Doug Lamborn)||$1,103,058||1.2%||89.8%|
|5||7th District of Colorado (Rep. Ed Perlmutter)||$44,728||0.0%||89.8%|
|6||6th District of Colorado (Rep. Jason Crow)||$39,174||0.0%||89.9%|
|7||1st District of Colorado (Rep. Diana DeGette)||$14,039||0.0%||89.9%|
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.