Press Releases

Jun 24, 2016

Tipton Announces 2016 PILT Funding

Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) announced that the state of Colorado will receive approximately $35.6 million through the federal Payments in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) program for fiscal year 2016.

Jun 24, 2016

Tipton Applauds Plan to Repeal and Replace Obamacare

Issues: Health Care

Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) issued the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives released its plan to repeal and replace President Obama’s health care law:

Jun 23, 2016

Tipton Responds to Administration’s Review of Federal Coal Program, Report on Coal Leasing

Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) submitted remarks to the U.S. Department of Interior (DOI) during a listening session on the Administration’s review of the federal coal program.

Jun 23, 2016

Tipton Votes to Override Presidential Veto, Ensure Colorado Families Have Access to Retirement Advice

Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted to override President Obama’s veto of a measure that would block a Department of Labor (DOL) regulation that restricts access to financial planning advice ...

Jun 22, 2016

Tipton Introduces Bill to Protect Colorado Families’ Access to Emergency Lending

Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) introduced a bill that would protect Colorado families from a harmful rule that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) proposed on June 2, 2016.

Jun 21, 2016

Tipton Announces Dates for Roundtables on Opioid Abuse Epidemic

Issues: Health Care

Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) released the schedule for the first of a series of community roundtable meetings his office is holding focused on federal, state and local efforts to combat the opioid abuse epidemic.

Jun 15, 2016

Tipton Adds Good Samaritan Precautions, Water Treatment Plant Language to House Bills

Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-3) successfully added language to two bills in the House of Representatives that will help address contaminated mine wastewater cleanup in Southwest Colorado.

Jun 14, 2016

Tipton Hosts Small Business Caucus Briefing on Workforce Investment

Congressman Tipton hosted an educational briefing for the bipartisan Congressional Small Business Caucus featuring a panel of experts discussing small business workforce investment.

Jun 14, 2016

Tipton Applauds U.S. Service Academy Graduates

Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) congratulated five new graduates from U.S. Service Academies who were nominated out of Colorado’s Third Congressional District in 2011.

Jun 10, 2016

Tipton Votes to Protect Americans from President’s Punitive Oil Tax

Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) voted in support of legislation (H. Con. Res. 112) to reject the President’s proposed $10 per barrel oil tax.