Press Releases

Oct 9, 2015

Tipton Votes to Lift Ban on Crude Oil Exports

Congressman Tipton voted to pass bipartisan legislation (H.R. 702) to lift the outdated U.S. ban on crude oil exports established in 1975. The bill does not undo or repeal any environmental regulations.

Oct 8, 2015

Tipton Statement on Report of EPA Spill near Crested Butte

Congressman Tipton’s office is reaching out to local and federal officials upon reports that a small spill occurred at an EPA cleanup site at the Standard Mine near Crested Butte.

Oct 7, 2015

Tipton Votes to Protect Homebuyers from Unfair Delays and Disruptions

Congressman Tipton voted to pass the Homebuyers Assistance Act in the House to ensure would-be-homebuyers aren’t impacted by unfair delays and disruptions as new mortgage disclosure requirements are being implemented by the CFPB.

Oct 6, 2015

House Unanimously Passes Tipton’s Community Bank Relief Bill

Frees up small bank resources so they can better focus on growing local economies

Oct 1, 2015

House Passes Bills to Fund Military, Ensure Justice for Victims of Iranian Terrorism

Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) voted today in the House to pass the Conference Report to H.R. 1735, the FY 2016 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) and the Justice for Victims of Iranian Terrorism Act (H.R. 3457).

Oct 1, 2015

Tipton Advocates for Good Samaritan Legislation in Senate Hearing

Warns that EPA Superfund designation would hurt local economy, small businesses

Sep 30, 2015

Tipton Statement on Passage of the Continuing Resolution

Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) issued the following statement on House passage of a Continuing Resolution to fund the federal government through December 11.

Sep 29, 2015

Tipton Cautions CFPB Rule Could Reduce Consumer Access to Secure, Affordable Prepaid Cards

Tipton underscored that the new rule could create confusion for consumers on the terms of pre-paid cards and discourage the use of this secure, fast and affordable method of payment.

Sep 28, 2015

Column: Solutions and Accountability In Wake of Animas Disaster

Hearings provide a forum to get more information, an opportunity for Congress to lay the groundwork to truly hold EPA accountable, and inform future legislative solutions to address mine contamination including Good Samaritan legislation.