Press Releases

Mar 25, 2015

Tipton Statement on Passage of the House Budget for FY 2016

Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) issued this statement following passage of a budget for Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 by the U.S. House of Representatives.

Mar 25, 2015

Tipton Pushes to Fully Fund PILT

PILT reimburses local governments for losses in tax revenues due to the presence of large expanses of un-taxable federal lands, ensuring vital funding for infrastructure, law enforcement, education and other essential operations.

Mar 25, 2015

3rd District Congressional Art Competition Deadline Fast Approaching

Now accepting submissions from high school students through April 15.

Mar 24, 2015

VA Agrees to Expand Veterans Choice Program Following Pressure from Tipton

Congressman Tipton welcomed the announcement that veterans living farther than a 40 mile drive from a VA healthcare facility will now be able to receive and use Veterans Choice Cards to access non-VA healthcare providers closer to home.

Mar 24, 2015

Tipton Introduces Bill to Ease Regulatory Burden on Community Banks

Congressman Tipton introduced legislation to reduce red tape compliance burdens on well-managed community banks so they can better focus their resources on providing vital economic services that help their communities grow & prosper.

Mar 19, 2015

Tipton Leads Letter Requesting Resources to Complete the Arkansas Valley Conduit

The Arkansas Valley Conduit is the final component of the Fryingpan-Arkansas Project, a water diversion and storage project in the lower Arkansas Valley.

Mar 18, 2015

Colorado Congressional Delegation Expresses Commitment to Completing VA Hospital

Following new cost estimates to complete the new VA hospital in Aurora, the Colorado Congressional delegation today expressed its commitment to working together on behalf of our veterans to ensure the regional medical facility is completed.

Mar 18, 2015

Tipton Votes to Increase Transparency, Accountability at the EPA

The House of Representatives has passed legislation to require the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) make public for review the scientific data used in the agency’s regulatory and rule-making process...

Mar 18, 2015

Witnesses Tell Tipton that Longer Examination Cycles Would Ease Regulatory Burden

Witnesses told Tipton that making additional well-managed small banks eligible for a longer Office of the Comptroller of the Currency examination cycle of 18 months, rather than 12, would help ease the burden of regulatory compliance.