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— 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.
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.
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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