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Congressman Scott Tipton

Representing the 3rd District of Colorado

Press Releases

December 2, 2016 Press Release

Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted today in the U.S. House of Representatives to pass the final National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for 2017. After passing separate versions of the bill, the House and Senate negotiated the differences between the two bills in a conference committee.

December 1, 2016 Press Release

Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted on Wednesday to advance the 21st Century Cures Act, which is legislation that addresses the nation’s opioid abuse epidemic, growing mental health crises, and accelerates the development of cures for 7,000 rare diseases that affect families in Colorado and across the nation.

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November 30, 2016 Press Release

The U.S. House of Representatives advanced legislation this week aimed at strengthening health care and education benefits for veterans. The Veterans TRICARE Choice Act of 2016 (H.R. 5458) passed the House unanimously, and the Protecting Veterans’ Educational Choice Act of 2016 (H.R. 5047) passed with a bipartisan vote of 411-3.

November 18, 2016 Press Release

Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) issued the following statement after the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) released the Colorado Roadless Rule Supplemental Final Environmental Impact Statement (SFEIS) and reinstated the exception for approximately 19,700 acres in the North Fork Coal Mining Area:

November 18, 2016 Press Release
House passes bills to extend sanctions, prohibit aircraft sales
November 17, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Tipton (CO-03) voted on Thursday to protect Coloradans from the Obama Administration’s last minute regulatory overreach.
November 16, 2016 Press Release
Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) is encouraging communities across the Third Congressional District of Colorado to participate in Small Business Saturday, which falls on Nov. 26 this year.
November 16, 2016 Press Release
The U.S. House of Representatives has acted to ensure emergency medical service (EMS) personnel can continue to administer life-saving controlled substances.
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November 14, 2016 Press Release
The U.S. House of Representatives has passed a bipartisan bill to strengthen telephone connectivity in rural communities across the United States.
November 10, 2016 Press Release
Throughout my time in Congress, I have had the privilege of meeting many veterans from across the district and hearing fascinating stories detailing their military service and their contributions to communities across Colorado.

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