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Congressman Scott Tipton

Representing the 3rd District of Colorado


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December 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Yesterday, the BLM confirmed with the office of Representative Scott Tipton (CO-03) that it was preparing to conduct an Environmental Assessment of a well-drilling proposal at a limestone quarry mine near Glenwood Springs. Following the announcement, Tipton gave the following response:

December 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, trade representatives from U.S. and China agreed upon ‘phase one’ of a larger long-term trade deal. Following the announcement, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) released the following statement:

December 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed S. 151, the Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence Act, that allows the FCC to better crack down on illegal robocalls. Representative Scott Tipton (CO-03) released the following statement after the vote:

November 25, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced a $2.7 million grant award to a broadband infrastructure project in western Colorado that will create or improve broadband connectivity for over 528 households in Colorado and Utah. Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) released the following statement after the announcement:

November 22, 2019 Press Release

Delta, Colorado – Today, the U.S. Forest Service announced the 2020 Capitol Christmas Tree will be provided from the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forests. Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03), the representative for the area the forests that the tree will come from made the following statement:

November 20, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Major League Baseball recently released a proposal that would sever ties with 42 minor-league affiliate clubs across the country. Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) released the following statement regarding the proposal which could impact the Grand Junction Rockies:

November 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.-  Representative Scott Tipton (CO-03) released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H. Res. 660 regarding the ongoing impeachment inquiry lead by Speaker Nancy Pelosi:

October 31, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.— The U.S. House of Representatives today, voted on the Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy (CORE) Act, a bill which adds stricter federal protections to over 400,000 acres of public lands in Colorado.



In The News

October 15, 2019 In The News

“I’m of the belief that when Congress is not in session, America is safer.”

September 24, 2019 In The News

September is a perfect month to reflect on the sacrifices of military servicemembers. Earlier this month, we remembered the tragedy that struck our nation 18 years ago when radical terrorists attacked our great nation. The loss of nearly 3,000 civilians in one day took a crushing toll on our society and forever shaped our history.

September 13, 2019 In The News

Another Obama administration environmental rule is now history, as the Environmental Protection Agency on Thurday finalized its repeal of a 2015 rule expanding waterway and wetlands protections.

September 11, 2019 In The News

Acting Bureau of Land Management Director William Perry Pendley on Tuesday defended the administration’s plan to move the department's headquarters to Grand Junction.

September 9, 2019 In The News

File this one under the category of “it’s never too late to do the right thing.” That’s the message U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton is sending to the people who run the National Medal of Honor Museum.

September 3, 2019 In The News

After an invitation-only meeting with Rep. Scott Tipton in Rifle on Thursday, some see light at the end of the tunnel in the fight to protect Thompson Divide.

August 14, 2019 In The News

Officials and staff members with Southwest Memorial hospital met with U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton about local health care services last week.

Tipton toured the new $32 million expansion that includes a modern patient wing, updated women’s health center, and two-story medical office building that consolidated physician services.

August 9, 2019 In The News

COLORADO SPRINGS — The deadline is approaching to submit applications for Service Academy nominations.

Members of Congress have the privilege of nominating candidates for appointment to the U.S. Service Academies: The U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY; The U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD; the U.S. Air Force Academy; and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, NY.

August 5, 2019 In The News

In many ways, Congress is like high school. You’ve got your different houses, a new freshman class (every two years), cliques, and, of course, summer vacation (a.k.a. the August recess). It starts this week for the Senate, and began last week for the House.