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Jul 20, 2016 | KKCO-TV

Mancos shale a gold mine in waiting

Coupled with the proposed Jordan Cove Terminal and storage facility in Coos Bay Oregon the assessment could mean another energy boom in Western Colorado. One that Congressman Scott Tipton wants to see.

Jul 17, 2016 | Montrose Daily Press

Tipton Water Rights bill moves ahead

Congressman Scott Tipton voted on Thursday in support of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2017.

Jul 15, 2016 | Western Slope Now

Tipton to Host GJ Roundtable on Opioid Abuse

Issues: Health Care

A Colorado lawmaker is coming to Grand Junction next week to get feedback on the growing problem of opioid abuse. U.S. Congressman Scott Tipton calls the widespread drug abuse an epidemic that's having a tragic impact across the state.

Jul 7, 2016 | Durango Herald

House passes bill to push abandoned mine cleanup

Abandoned mine land reclamation took a step forward in Congress this week as the House passed the “Bureau of Land Management Foundation Act,” which aims to set up funds to clean up abandoned mine sites.

Jul 6, 2016 | Herald Times

State to see increase in PILT

U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton (CO-03) announced that the state of Colorado will receive approximately $35.6 million through the federal Payments in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) program for fiscal year 2016 ...

Jul 1, 2016 | KRDO News Channel 13

Rep. Tipton meets with communities about heroin

Rep. Scott Tipton has been traveling throughout Southern Colorado speaking to communities about the heroin and opioid addiction that many of them, including Pueblo, are facing.

Jul 1, 2016 | KOAA News 5

State officials tackle heroin addiction epidemic in Pueblo

State, federal and local delegates met in Pueblo, on Friday, to discuss taking action against the ongoing opioid abuse epidemic.

Jul 1, 2016 | The Pueblo Chieftain

Tipton stops in Pueblo to discuss opioid epidemic

Opioid use in Pueblo County has caught the attention of U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton.

Jun 30, 2016 | The Daily Sentinel

Consider Piceance gas, Tipton urges feds

The Piceance Basin’s 66 trillion cubic feet of natural gas should be taken into account by a federal agency as it considers a West Coast export terminal, said U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo.