In The News

Feb 8, 2014 | Cortez Journal

Ranching key for economy

Congressman Scott Tipton (R-Cortez) gave an informed report of legislation he supports that will ease regulations for ranching and protect water rights in the state.

Feb 7, 2014 | The Colorado Observer

Bill protects hunting and fishing on public lands

A sportsmen and recreation bill approved this week by the House would allow greater access for hunting and fishing on federal lands and block the Environmental Protection Agency from banning the use of lead in ammunition and tackle gear...

Jan 30, 2014 | Monte Vista Journal

Tipton recognizes county award

Congressman Scott Tipton presented Suzanne Benton with a Congressional Tribute in recognition of her service to Rio Grande County and being named Colorado County Administrator of the Year.

Jan 30, 2014 | Bloomberg BNA

Hydropower in U.S. Gets Boost from New Laws. Will Congress Do More?

During a September congressional hearing on hydropower, Rep. Scott Tipton (R-Colo.) said: “Large-scale federal and non-federal projects are hindered by excess litigation, regulation and arbitrary requirements...”

Jan 29, 2014 | The Pueblo Chieftain

Closer to home

The Veterans Administration — as well as U.S. Sens. Michael Bennet and Mark Udall and U.S. Reps. Doug Lamborn and Scott Tipton — are to be commended for their efforts to bring a third national cemetery to the state.

Jan 29, 2014

Tipton blames Obama for killing jobs, growing disparity

President Barack Obama’s promise on Tuesday to act without legislation sparked a rebuke from U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo.

Jan 29, 2014 | The Pueblo Chieftain

Tipton nominates students to academies

Five local students have received nominations from Congressman Scott Tipton, R-Colo., to attend U.S. service academies.

Jan 22, 2014 | Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Federal delegation sees sage-grouse issue from view of regulatory critics

U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., urged Jewell to work with local officials who already are working to conserve the greater and Gunnison sage-grouse.

Jan 21, 2014 | The Durango Herald

Airport director: Build a new one

After hearing about burdensome regulations and government benefits offered only to specific industries and businesses, U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton said, “We need to be able to hear from you on a lot of these challenges.”

Jan 15, 2014 | Craig Daily Press

Colorado lawmakers push for PILT funding

“It’s disappointing that funding for PILT was conspicuously absent from today’s appropriations legislation, despite repeated pleas from Western members to renew the vital program,” Tipton said in a press release.