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Congressman Scott Tipton

Representing the 3rd District of Colorado

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October 17, 2011 In The News
A Western Colorado congressman expects a new online venue to offer small business owners an opportunity to comment on how the federal government helps or harms their operations. "It’s important that Congress hears directly from our country’s job creators on how government is impacting their small businesses,” said U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton.
October 17, 2011 In The News
U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., announced Tuesday that he signed on to co-sponsor a similar bill, House Bill 2131. “Times are tough,” Tipton said in a statement to The Durango Herald. “Unemployment has remained at or above 9 percent for 26 months, and now is not the time to make it even more challenging for small businesses to create jobs.”
October 17, 2011 In The News
As Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District Rep. Scott Tipton noted, the agreements will benefit Colorado’s agricultural industry, among others.
October 17, 2011 In The News
Small generating stations on federal ditches across the state could churn out vast amount of electricity, said U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo. Tipton’s measure, H.R. 2842, the Bureau of Reclamation Small Conduit Hydropower Development and Rural Jobs Act of 2011, is meant to ease development of small hydropower projects, as well as their cost, by reducing regulatory costs.
October 17, 2011 In The News
A pair of Colorado congressmen objected Friday to a proposal from the U.S. Postal Service to close a number of small-town post offices. Reps. Cory Gardner and Scott Tipton, both Republicans who represent parts of Southern Colorado, said in their letter to the chairwoman of the Postal Regulatory Commission that 61 of the state's 71 proposed closures fell in their districts.
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September 20, 2011 In The News
A wind-industry official joined officials from the oil and natural gas industries to complain that the threat of regulation is hamstringing the industry.
September 19, 2011 In The News
Among the speakers was Grand Junction Police Chief John Camper. He says in the past 10 years, emergency responders are more well prepared than ever to handle another attack. The crowd also heard from distinguished military members and congressman Scott Tipton.
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September 19, 2011 In The News
Tipton successfully carried an amendment to the Land and Water Conservation Fund designating $5 million for hunting and fishing access on federal public lands.
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September 19, 2011 In The News
U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., plans to host another hearing in Grand Junction next week about what federal regulations may be getting in the way of energy development in the nation.
September 19, 2011 In The News
The House Subcommittee on Water and Power held a hearing Wednesday on Rep. Scott Tipton’s latest bill, which could bring new jobs to rural Colorado.

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