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"Coordination and communication at all levels is critically important, as is ensuring that rural and smaller healthcare systems receive the resources they need to prevent, detect, and treat any potential outbreak of Coronavirus, as well as to educate the public and dispel misinformation should it arise." - Rep. Tipton

Rep. Tipton Seeks to Improve Access to Broadband for Rural Communities

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).

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April 7, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON— The Departments of Homeland Security (DHS) and Health and Human Services (HHS) announced two separate grant awards, one for Colorado and the other specifically for healthcare facilities in Colorado’s Third District.

April 3, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) sent a letter to Jovita Carranza, Administrator for the Small Business Administration, requesting that Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) and Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) be made eligible to receive loan assistance through the newly created Paycheck Protection Program.

April 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON— The U.S. Department of Transportation announced over $50 million dollars will be allocated to communities in Colorado’s Third District and other rural parts of Colorado to assist in mitigating the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak. The funds were made available after the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed into law late last week.

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April 7, 2020 In The News

Although essential businesses are allowed to stay open during this COVID-19 pandemic, such companies are learning to adapt to the changes.