Washington, D.C.—Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) stated that the announcement that the White House is considering tapping domestic oil reserves is not enough, as oil and gas prices continue to spike due to international instability and the Obama Administration’s no-across-the-board domestic energy policy.
March 3, 2011 Press Release
Stressing that the 1099 provision in the President’s health care law would mean “death by a thousand paper cuts” for jobs in the third district and across the nation, Rep. Scott Tipton voted today in favor of H.R. 4—repealing the onerous requirement and reducing federal spending by nearly $20 billion over the next decade.
Scott Tipton questioned Interior Secretary Ken Salazar during the House Natural Resources Committee oversight hearing on Department of Interior spending and the President’s FY2012 budget request.
February 17, 2011 Press Release
Demonstrating the Colorado Congressional delegation’s commitment to achieving results for Colorado, Rep. Scott Tipton, today, sent a bipartisan letter urging the Federal Communications Commission to address the Four Corners TV issue in an “expeditious and pragmatic manner.”
In light of today’s announcement by the Colorado Bureau of Investigation heralding the success of Katie’s Law in Colorado, Congressman Scott Tipton announced that he will be an original co-sponsor of legislation on a federal level to incentivize other states adopt the law.
Economic recovery starts with cutting spending, addressing overregulation, and removing hurdles for small business--like the 1099 reporting requirement that will force entrepreneurs to focus their precious resources on creating mountains of paperwork rather than creating jobs.
February 9, 2011 Press Release
Stressing the need to address out-of-control government spending and heed the wisdom of Ronald Reagan, today, Rep. Scott Tipton delivered a tribute in honor of the 100th anniversary of the former President’s birthday.
February 4, 2011 Press Release
Spending cuts and restoring economic certainty at the center of the conversation.
January 31, 2011 Press Release
House Small Business Committee Chairman Sam Graves (R-MO) announced today that Representative Scott Tipton (R-CO) will chair the Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade.
January 19, 2011 Press Release
Underscores the Need for Reform that Achieves the Original Goals of Increasing Health Care Accessibility and Affordability.