April 14, 2011 Press Release
Small Business Owners Speak Out Against High Gas Prices, Call For Expanded Domestic Energy Production
April 8, 2011 Press Release
In the event of a government shutdown I will decline my paycheck. As long as our men and women in uniform aren’t being paid or other federal employees, I will not take a check.
April 7, 2011 Press Release
WASHINGTON—Today, the House passed H.R. 1363 to continue uninterrupted funding for our troops for the remainder of FY2011 while cutting $12 billion in spending over the next week.
April 6, 2011 Press Release
Recognizing that more must be done to stop the beetle kill in the Rocky Mountain Region, today, Rep. Scott Tipton (CO-03) and Rep. Kristi Noem (SD-AL) sent a letter, signed by ten members of Congress, to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack requesting that he redirect unused Forest Service funds toward mitigating the bark beetle epidemic.
April 5, 2011 Press Release
Chairman Ryan’s proposal addresses America’s $14.3 trillion dollar debt and sets us on a course to pay it back. It jump starts economic recovery and would create as many as 1 million new jobs according to some projections. The Ryan budget cuts $6.2 trillion in spending over the next 10 years and places our country on a sustainable course to preserve our children and grandchildren’s future.
March 30, 2011 Press Release
If the President is serious about his new commitment to American energy independence, he needs to work with Congress to open up American energy development with a yes-to-all approach that will stabilize our energy supply, increase revenue, and create jobs.
Since day one, the Obama administration has actively blocked oil and natural gas development with an overregulation, anti-jobs agenda. This “no-across-the-board” energy policy has stifled domestic energy development, leaving the United States vulnerable to an unstable foreign energy supply, and killing good paying jobs.
March 25, 2011 Press Release
GRAND JUNCTION, CO—Encouraging that community input drive the discussion on the future of the Colorado National Monument, Congressman Scott Tipton today announced his support of creating a citizens committee to explore the best options to increase visitation to the Monument.
March 15, 2011 Press Release
Underscoring the need to encourage job creation and investment in our economy, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03), today, introduced his first piece of legislation in the House. H.R. 1074 aims to reduce the corporate income, capital gains and dividends tax rates to 10 percent—attracting business investment, and incentivizing the creation of new jobs.
March 15, 2011 Press Release
Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) urged the National Park Service to consider a community proposal to hold the Quiznos Pro Challenge bike race at the Colorado National Monument (CNM). The race would have a positive economic impact on Grand Junction and the surrounding region and potentially provide badly needed job opportunities.