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Congressman Scott Tipton

Representing the 3rd District of Colorado

Press Releases

September 26, 2011 Press Release
Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) has introduced H.R. 3040, the Native American Indian Education Act of 2011, in the U.S. House of Representatives. Senator Michael Bennet (D-CO) introduced a version of this bill (S. 484) earlier this year.
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September 22, 2011 Press Release
Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) welcomed a group of WWII veterans from Colorado’s Western Slope today at the WWII Memorial in Washington. The group had the opportunity to make the trip because of Western Slope Honor Flight, which organizes free trips to the Memorial for WWII veterans and terminally-ill veterans. Tipton, who presented Western Slope Honor Flight founder Kevin Wodlinger with a Congressional Tribute, thanked the veterans for their service.
September 22, 2011 Press Release
Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) was named a pro-worker legislator by the Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI). Tipton received a 100% Pro-Worker rating on the CEI labor policy scorecard.
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September 22, 2011 Press Release
Not so long ago, President Barack Obama declared his intent to cut red tape and regulation to help businesses create jobs. This week’s Tipton-Critz hearing suggests there is ample opportunity to do so with all manner of energy projects.
September 19, 2011 Press Release
“I support a commonsense approach that addresses our spending problem in the long-term, and increases certainty for job creators so Americans can get back to work. It’s a strong plan that cuts spending and makes Washington do what families in my district do every day, balance the budget."
September 19, 2011 Press Release
House Small Business Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade Chairman Scott Tipton (R-CO) today held a field hearing in Grand Junction, Colo., to examine burdensome federal energy industry regulations and policies and their impact on small businesses, jobs and consumer prices.
September 16, 2011 Press Release
On Constitution Day we celebrate our country’s heritage, embodied in our most sacred document. This year, Constitution Day is especially important as we have seen our country drift away from many of this document’s principles.
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September 15, 2011 Press Release
Rep. Scott Tipton (R-CO) issued the following statement today after House passage of H.R. 2587, the Protecting Jobs from Government Interference Act. This legislation would prohibit the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) from restricting where an employer can locate.
September 14, 2011 Press Release
The Subcommittee on Water and Power today held a legislative hearing on H.R. 2842, the “Bureau of Reclamation Small Conduit Hydropower Development and Rural Jobs Act of 2011,” introduced by Rep. Scott Tipton (CO-03). The legislation streamlines burdensome red tape and reduces administrative costs for the installation of increased small canal and pipeline hydropower development projects.
September 14, 2011 Press Release
In a letter to Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army Joseph Calcara, Sen. Mark Udall (CO-D) and Rep. Scott Tipton (CO-R) expressed their support of the Pueblo Depot Activity Development Authority and asked the Army to clarify the status of the Pueblo Chemical Depot.

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