In The News

Dec 9, 2016 | Durango Herald

House OKs bill that would speed claims from Gold King Mine spill

The U.S. House of Representatives approved a provision Thursday aimed at speeding up the process for damage claims from last year’s Gold King Mine spill into Cement Creek, a tributary of the Animas River.

Dec 3, 2016 | Craig Daily Press

House passes bill to strengthen defense

Congressman Scott Tipton, R-District 3, voted in the U.S. House of Representatives to pass the final National Defense Authorization Act or 2017.

Nov 15, 2016 | KRAI Radio

Congress Looks At Improving Telephone Service In Rural Communities

The US House of Representatives is attempting to improve telephone connectivity in rural areas like Northwest Colorado by passing the Improving Rural Call Quality and Reliability Act. The bill received a unanimous vote in the House of Representatives yesterday.

Nov 14, 2016 | Pueblo Chieftain

TIPTON: Thank you for your service and sacrifice

Throughout my time in Congress, I have had the privilege of meeting many veterans from across the district and hearing fascinating stories detailing their military service and their contributions to communities across Colorado.

Oct 28, 2016 | Durango Herald

La Plata County takes step toward Denver TV access

La Plata County took another step in a decades-long journey toward Denver TV access this week as county commissioners unanimously voted to petition the Federal Communications Commission for a market modification.

Oct 27, 2016 | KRAI Radio

A “Better Way”- Constitution, Taxes, And Healthcare

So far in Wild West Radio’s conversation with Congressman Tipton about the House Republican’s Better Way Program, the Congressman provided an overview of the plan and touched on how it could improve the economy and create new jobs.

Oct 26, 2016 | KRAI Radio

A “Better Way” To Improve The Economy

Yesterday, in part one of our interview with Congressman Tipton, he gave Wild West Radio an overview of The Better Way Program, which is House Republicans response to policies enacted by the Obama administration.

Oct 25, 2016 | KRAI Radio

Republicans Respond To Obama With A “Better Way”

The Better Way Program has been created by U.S. House republicans in a response to policies enacted by the Obama administration.

Oct 21, 2016 | Alamosa Valley Courier

Tipton follows up on opioid issue

Issues: Health Care

U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, returned to Alamosa on Tuesday for a roundtable discussion on the Valley’s opioid issues.

Oct 18, 2016 | The Pueblo Chieftain

Tipton offers help on SLV drug use

Issues: Health Care

The problems brought on by the abuse of heroin and other opioids may be too big for a single fix but Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., zeroed in on at least two courses of action following a Tuesday forum on the epidemic.