WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) introduced a bill today, the Reprioritizing Unserved Rural Areas and Locations for Broadband Act (RURAL Broadband Act) which if passed would improve the process for expanding broadband to rural communities. The bill was introduced with Congressional Western Caucus Chairman Paul Gosar (AZ-04).
WASHINGTON D.C. – Today, Representative Scott Tipton (CO-03) released draft text for a public lands package aimed to improve the management of large swaths of public lands across Colorado’s Third Congressional District.
WASHINGTON—Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed S. 151, the Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence Act, that allows the FCC to better crack down on illegal robocalls. Representative Scott Tipton (CO-03) released the following statement after the vote:
WASHINGTON— Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced a $2.7 million grant award to a broadband infrastructure project in western Colorado that will create or improve broadband connectivity for over 528 households in Colorado and Utah. Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) released the following statement after the announcement:
Delta, Colorado – Today, the U.S. Forest Service announced the 2020 Capitol Christmas Tree will be provided from the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forests. Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03), the representative for the area the forests that the tree will come from made the following statement:
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Six of Colorado’s congressmen have written to the commissioner of Major League Baseball expressing their opposition to the proposed elimination of 42 of the 160 minor league teams.