Mobile Menu - OpenMobile Menu - Closed

Congressman Scott Tipton

Representing the 3rd District of Colorado

In The News

December 13, 2011 In The News
Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, issued a statement after the vote saying he frequently hears concerns “from many family farmers and ranchers who are facing a mountain of new federal regulations,” he said. “We all understand the important role regulation plays in keeping our country safe; however one-size-fits-all regulation is reckless.”
Issues:
December 13, 2011 In The News
U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., sought an extension, as had entities including the state Department of Natural Resources, Colorado Parks and Wildlife, the West Slope Colorado Oil & Gas Association, and Garfield County.
December 13, 2011 In The News
A bi-partisan bill sponsored by Rep. Scott Tipton and Sen. Michael Bennet that will expand membership of a military mother’s group to include mothers of current and former military service members is heading to the president’s desk for signature.
December 13, 2011 In The News
Tipton, the Republican who represents Pueblo within the 3rd Congressional District, sent a letter to Interior Secretary Ken Salazar last week, urging him to recognize newly created federal mineral lease districts as separate from county governments. If Interior will do that, according to Tipton, counties will be able to receive their full PILT payment as well as federal mineral royalties.
December 5, 2011 In The News
At a hearing of the House Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade, both farmers and congressmen spoke out against new measures that would affect the way crops are grown and distributed. U.S. Rep.
December 5, 2011 In The News
At a hearing for the House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands, Rep. Scott Tipton questioned witnesses from the U.S. Forest Service and other organizations regarding new regulations involving land use.
December 5, 2011 In The News
U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, and the Pueblo Workforce Center will host the event that starts with the "Pueblo is Open for Business" job fair from noon to 4 p.m. Nov. 21 at the Pueblo Convention Center.
December 5, 2011 In The News
Rep. Scott Tipton is urging the U.S. Department of Agriculture to reconsider implementing permit conditions to require the transfer of privately held water rights to the federal government to use national forest lands.
December 5, 2011 In The News
Regardless of what happens in today’s election with a statewide ballot measure and a local one, both aimed at providing a short-term funding boost for schools, long-term funding for K–12 and higher education in Colorado will remain problematic. That’s why 3rd District Rep.
December 5, 2011 In The News
U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, voted Thursday for a bill repealing an Internal Revenue Code requiring a 3 percent withholding on payments to private vendors by government entities.

Pages