Press Releases

Jul 17, 2014

Tipton Cautions that EPA Wage Garnishing Rule Isn’t Over

“While it’s good that Americans will now have an opportunity to make comments on this overreaching rule, it’s important to note that the EPA is not backing down."

Jul 16, 2014

Tipton Votes to Stop Abuse, Cut Waste at the IRS

Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) voted to protect Americans from suffering further abuse by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

Jul 15, 2014

Tipton Effort to Protect Water Rights Advances in Interior Appropriations Bill

The House Appropriations Committee included Congressman Scott Tipton’s (R-CO) language to protect privately-held water rights as part of the FY 2015 Interior, Environment and Related Agencies Appropriations Act.

Jul 15, 2014

Tipton’s Language to Prohibit Sage Grouse ESA Listing Included in Interior Bill

Funds cannot be used to list Gunnison or Greater Sage Grouse under the bill

Jul 14, 2014

Tipton Introduces Legislation to Protect Landowners

Congressman Tipton has introduced two pieces of legislation to protect private landowners from federal land management agency errors, and increase transparency in federal land exchanges and acquisitions.

Jul 11, 2014

Tipton Condemns New EPA Rule to Garnish Americans’ Paychecks

Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) demanded the withdrawal of a proposed Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rule under which the agency would garnish Americans’ paychecks to collect fines.

Jul 11, 2014

House Passes Gardner, Tipton Effort to Ensure Delivery of Clean Drinking Water to Southern Colorado

The House passed the 2015 Energy and Water Appropriations Act (H.R. 4923) which includes an amendment by Reps. Cory Gardner (R-CO) and Scott Tipton (R-CO) to ensure the completion of vital projects to deliver clean drinking water.

Jul 9, 2014

Tipton and Gardner Urge Feds to Keep Hands off Vermillion Basin

Congressmen Tipton and Gardner outlined concerns over the President’s use of the Antiquities Act to unilaterally designate lands in western states as national monuments, and warned against any such action on the Vermillion Basin.

Jul 7, 2014

Tipton Announces Opposition to Colorado National Monument Status Change

Citing a lack of community consensus and support, Congressman Tipton announced that he will not draft or introduce any legislation that attempts to change the status of the Colorado National Monument to a national park...

Jul 3, 2014

Happy Independence Day

From my family to yours I want to wish you a happy and safe Fourth of July!