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Congressman Scott Tipton

Representing the 3rd District of Colorado

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January 18, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) today voted to extend government funding through February 16, 2018. Tipton released the following statement after the Continuing Resolution passed in the House:

January 17, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – During a markup in the House Committee on Natural Resources, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted to advance legislation that would give America’s youth and veterans more opportunities to help conserve, restore, and enhance the United States outdoors through the Conservation Service Corps.

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January 11, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – The United States House of Representatives passed twelve bills that will help prevent terror attacks and protect United States citizens at home and abroad. Included in the series was the Counterterrorism Information Sharing Improvement Act of 2017 (H.R.

January 4, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) made the following statement after the Department of Justice announced its plan to rescind the Cole Memo:

December 21, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) today voted to extend government funding through January 19, 2018. Tipton released the following statement after the Continuing Resolution passed in the House:

December 21, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) announced the names of 25 students from Colorado’s Third Congressional District who received a Service Academy nomination. The individuals were selected based on meeting or exceeding the rigorous requirements of the respective academy and Congressman Tipton’s office.

December 19, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted to help Coloradans – and all Americans – keep more of their hard earned money by supporting the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1) conference report.

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December 15, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – This week, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) introduced the Veterans Improved Access and Care Act of 2017 (H.R. 4642), which would expand access to medical care for American veterans and take measures to reduce wait times.

December 14, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Representatives Scott Tipton (R-CO) and Carolyn B. Maloney’s (D-NY) Financial Institutions Examination Fairness and Reform Act of 2017 (H.R.

December 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) Making Online Banking Initiation Legal and Easy Act of 2017 (H.R.

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July 21, 2017 In The News

Canyons of the Ancients’ national monument status is no longer under review, but conservationists are still seething over the review that targeted the area and 26 other national monuments.

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July 14, 2017 In The News
A measure that would require federal agencies to observe state water laws won approval from the U.S,. House and now awaits Senate action as part of a package of water-related bills. The Water Rights Protection Act by U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., was included in H.R. 23, the Gaining Responsibility on Water Act, which passed Wednesday on a 230-190 vote.
July 12, 2017 In The News
DENVER – A bill making its way through both the House and the Senate in Washington, D.C. wants to provide 4th graders with free entry to all national parks.
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July 10, 2017 In The News
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recently announced that $195 million in new federal funding is available for health centers to increase access to mental-health and substance-abuse services.
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July 9, 2017 In The News
Colorado’s opioid abuse problem isn’t limited to a particular population. In fact, it is striking the most vulnerable: babies who are going through withdrawal at birth, due to being exposed to opioids in-utero. U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton and other members of a bipartisan task force tackling heroin addiction are working to assist such newborns, through the Caring Recovery for Infants and Babies Act, or CRIB.
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June 23, 2017 In The News
The beneficial use of water in Colorado has a long history. It can be traced back to the mid-1800s, when people started settling the land that would become Colorado and the Western United States. As the need for water grew, so did disputes about water rights. Colorado began applying the same "first in time, first in right" approach that had governed land rights to water rights, as well. The "first in time, first in right" principle is a critical element of the priority-based, beneficial-use water rights system we have in Colorado today.
June 21, 2017 In The News
Congressman Scott Tipton who represents Colorado's 3rd Congressional District, has reintroduced the Water Rights Protection Act, a bill that would uphold federal deference to state water law and prevent federal takings of privately held water rights.
June 18, 2017 In The News
For too long, the U.S. has operated with no comprehensive plan for meeting the inevitable increased demand for energy created by both traditional and renewable resources. As the energy economy continues to evolve, we must develop a true all-of-the-above energy strategy that will ensure both U.S. energy security and affordable power for American families well into the future.
June 14, 2017 In The News
The shooting at a Congressional Baseball Game practice Wednesday that left five people, including a congressman, wounded and the assailant dead brought swift and strong reaction in the nation’s Capitol.
June 13, 2017 In The News
Did you know the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010 includes more regulations than all other laws signed by President Barack Obama combined?

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