June 21, 2012 Press Release
Today, the House passed with bipartisan support (248-163) the Domestic Energy and Jobs Act (H.R. 4480), which includes Rep. Scott Tipton’s (R-CO) Planning for American Energy Act (H.R. 4381). This legislation would establish a true all-of-the-above domestic energy plan, putting into place common sense steps to create a framework for using federal lands to responsibly meet America’s energy needs.
June 20, 2012 Press Release
Today, Rep. Scott Tipton (R-CO) stressed that a true all-of-the-above domestic energy plan would jumpstart economic recovery, lower energy costs, and create jobs in this country.
June 11, 2012 Press Release
Rep. Scott Tipton, today, addressed the participants of the American Legion Colorado Columbine Girls State program.
June 6, 2012 Press Release
Congressman Scott Tipton targeted blatant federal waste today, amending the Energy and Water Appropriations bill, with a bipartisan vote of 355-51, to prohibit the Bureau of Reclamation and the other agencies covered under the legislation from funding surveys in which money is included or provided for the benefit of the responder.
June 4, 2012 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC—Rep. Scott Tipton, today, reaffirmed his support of the Kane Ranch site for a Southern Colorado national veterans’ cemetery following the release of the Preliminary Environmental Assessment (PEA) on possible sites for the cemetery.
June 1, 2012 Press Release
Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) issued this statement following the May 2012 jobs report from the U.S. Department of Labor that showed an increase in national unemployment to 8.2%, with unemployment amongst Latinos rising to 11% for the first time this year according to the Monthly Latino Employment Report.
June 1, 2012 Press Release
Rep. Scott Tipton issued this statement following passage of the FY 2013 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations bill (407-12), which contains language requested by Tipton to prohibit the use of funds for any action related to the expansion of Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site, Colorado.
May 24, 2012 Press Release
Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) and House Small Business Committee Chairman Sam Graves (R-MO) were in Pueblo to host a small business roundtable, which was attended by businesses including GPS Source, Ray’s Janitorial Service and Kurt Manufacturing.
Next week is National Small Business Week and House Small Business Committee Chairman Sam Graves, Congressman Scott Tipton, the Southern Colorado Small Business Development Center, the Greater Pueblo Chamber of Commerce, and the Pueblo Economic Development Corporation have teamed up to put on a premier small business roundtable in Pueblo on Thursday, May 24, 2012.
May 16, 2012 Press Release
Today, the U.S. House of Representatives, with unanimous consent, passed Congressman Scott Tipton’s (R-CO) legislation to establish a Chimney Rock National Monument. The Chimney Rock National Monument Establishment Act (H.R. 2621) now goes to the Senate, where Senator Michael Bennet (D-CO) has introduced a similar measure.