In The News

Jun 24, 2016 | The Daily Sentinel

Tipton: Stop foot-dragging on coal study

The Office of Management and Budget’s involvement in an environmental study of the North Fork coal area is creating uncertainty, U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., said in a letter to the agency head.

Jun 24, 2016 | The Durango Herald

Rep. Scott Tipton condemns Democrats’ U.S. House sit-in

Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, released a statement Thursday on Facebook condemning the sit-in by Democrats on the floor of the House.

Jun 18, 2016 | Herald Times

Tipton on huge gas find

Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) issued the following statement in response to Thursday’s announcement by the United States Geological Survey (USGS) that the Mancos Shale deposit ...

Jun 16, 2016 | Delta County Independent

Congressman Tipton tours Delta County Memorial Hospital

Issues: Health Care

Mental health, the Affordable Care Act, and Medicare/Medicaid reimbursements/mandates were the leading topics when hospital employees met with Congressman Scott Tipton last week.

May 10, 2016 | Pueblo Chieftain

COLUMN: Multifront, coordinated approach sorely needed

Issues: Health Care

As a member of the Bipartisan Task Force to Combat the Heroin Epidemic, I have joined my colleagues in the House of Representatives to present 15 legislative proposals specifically targeting systemic opioid abuse across the country.

May 2, 2016 | Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Drones could fight fires, Tipton says

The next big thing in fighting wildfires might be the drone, said U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo.

Apr 29, 2016 | Rio Blanco Herald Times

Bennet, Gardner and Tipton urge Jewell to hit Trapper deadline

U.S. Sens. Michael Bennet and Cory Gardner and U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton have urged Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to complete the Trapper Mine Environmental Assessment before the Saturday deadline.

Apr 29, 2016 | Steamboat Today

Congressman planning visits for opioid abuse education

Issues: Health Care

Congressman Scott Tipton (R-Cortez) is planning visits to Western Slope communities to learn more about the impacts of opioid abuse.

Apr 22, 2016 | Craig Daily Press

COLUMN: National monument designations must be locally driven

Now, more than ever before, Congress must reassert itself in the designation of national monuments as well as the overall management of federal public lands.

Apr 20, 2016 | Pueblo Chieftain

Tipton’s steely resolve

WE SOLIDLY support U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., and members of the bipartisan Congressional Steel Caucus in urging the Obama administration and the European Union to protect U.S. steelmakers. The Chinese have “dumped” low-price steel on the world market causing recent layoffs throughout the steel industry, including those at Pueblo’s EVRAZ steel mill.