Press Releases

Aug 19, 2014

Tipton Recognized As Small Business Champion During Grand Junction Summit

Experts on small business, economic development and entrepreneurship spoke in Grand Junction during a Small Business Resource Summit presented by SCORE and Colorado Mesa University.

Aug 12, 2014

Tipton Announces Grand Junction Small Business Development Resource Summit

Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) will be recognized during the event for his work on behalf of small business in Congress with SCORE’s Hill Champion Award, and provide remarks on economic development and the importance of small business.

Aug 4, 2014

Tipton Meets with Community Bankers in the San Luis Valley

Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) hosted a conversation on financial services policy issues with a group of representatives from the local banking industry in the San Luis Valley.

Aug 4, 2014

Tipton Presents Congressional Award to Alamosa Middle School Student

Issues: Education

Congressman Tipton presented Sean Villeneuve, a student from Ortega Middle School, with the Congressional Award Bronze Medal in recognition of his initiative and achievements in several areas.

Jul 30, 2014

Tipton Questions EPA Deputy on Waters of the U.S. Rule

Congressman Scott Tipton questioned (EPA) Deputy Administrator Bob Perciasepe during a House Small Business Committee hearing on the EPA’s controversial new rule to redefine waters of the United States under the Clean Water Act.

Jul 30, 2014

Tipton: Administration’s Implementation of Over 1800 Regulations Violated Transparency Provision

Congressman Tipton flagged reports today that the Obama Administration, starting in 2012, implemented over 1800 rules and regulations—including 43 rules identified as major—without following provisions under the Congressional Review Act

Jul 29, 2014

House Passes Reforms to Create Transparency in Endangered Species Listings

The House passed legislation co-sponsored by Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) to increase transparency under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).

Jul 24, 2014

Witnesses Testify that Landowners Need Protection from Federal Land Management Agencies

During a House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation oversight hearing, witnesses testified on abuses they have suffered at the hands of federal land management agencies.

Jul 24, 2014

Tipton Works to Enhance Transparency and Empower Students in Higher Education

Tipton voted to advance legislation this week to promote innovative competency-based learning, and provide students and parents with information needed to make sound decisions on academic programs and tuition financing options.

Jul 24, 2014

Small Agriculture Businesses Advocate For New SBA Size Standard

The Small Business Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade, under the chairmanship of Rep. Scott Tipton, held a hearing to examine the small business size standard for agricultural businesses.