WASHINGTON—The U.S. Department of Interior (Interior) today announced Payments in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) for 2020.
WASHINGTON—This week, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) earned the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s “Spirit of Enterprise” Award. The award is given to members of Congress who have supported pro-growth policies during the 116th Congress. Tipton, a small business owner for more than 30 years and co-chair of the Congressional Small Business Caucus, was honored to receive the award.
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced it has approved a request to designate Delta and Mesa Counties as natural disaster areas.
WASHINGTON—Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) sent a letter to President Trump and members of his Cabinet, encouraging further action be taken to reduce China’s nuclear arsenal.
WASHINGTON—Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) is introducing bipartisan legislation this week to establish a youth study abroad program in Normandy, France, within the U.S. Department of State.
WASHINGTON— The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its annual air report detailing the overall quality of air nationwide and trends on air pollutants and toxins. The 2019 report shows a significant decrease in numerous air pollutants and overall unhealthy air days, and continued progress made on air quality during times of economic growth.
A Bumpy Start to Summer
WASHINGTON—Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) sent a letter to Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and Republican Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, requesting that they uphold the Trump Administration’s Section 232 steel tariffs on China as additional COVID-19 relief legislation is considered.
WASHINGTON—Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) provided the following statement regarding the ongoing protests in Colorado’s Third District and across the country over the unjust death of George Floyd:
Congress returned to Washington this week and I was glad to be back to focus on the pressing issues that remain in our nation’s fight against COVID-19. This week was unusual, as Nancy Pelosi’s recent rule change allowed for House members to give their voting powers to other members through a proxy voting system.
In The News
There are few places in our state that can better tell the rich history of Colorado than the Pueblo steel mill. For more than 150 years, the Pueblo steel mill has stood the test of time, lasting through severe economic downturns, local labor strikes, and marketdriven changes in demand that nearly pushed the mill to extinction.
U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton is asking congressional leaders to back President Trump's tariffs on Chinese steel in any upcoming relief measures tied to the coronavirus pandemic.
Over the past several weeks, many of us have noticed some of our favorite foods missing or in short supply at grocery stores and have even seen signs posted limiting the number of certain items customers may purchase.
By Joey Bunch
May 21, 2020
At no other time in his political career has the credibility of Gov. Jared Polis been more important.
At a rally at the Capitol on Sunday, people openly questioned his honesty and integrity in restraining the economy to save lives during the ongoing health crisis.
Mankind is no stranger to global pandemics. Outbreaks of deadly viruses have and will continue to test our resiliency and force us to band together to find ways to contain the spread, build immunity, or quickly find a vaccine.
The COVID-19 outbreak is unlike any other crisis we’ve faced, and it is testing the resiliency of communities across the nation. In Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District, like in most places, small businesses are closed, families are home, students are learning remotely, and many others are worried about their futures.
Although essential businesses are allowed to stay open during this COVID-19 pandemic, such companies are learning to adapt to the changes.
That’s been the case for a frequented local coffee shop.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KJCT News)-- On Thursday Congressman Scott Tipton along with statewide and local experts gave updates on the response to COVID-19.
Tipton says he has introduced a bill that aims to improve the federal response to mass emergencies.
U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton had a message Tuesday for state and federal emergency planners: Coronavirus could reach the countryside, and rural health care is the first line of defense.