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Congressman Scott Tipton

Representing the 3rd District of Colorado

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November 7, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. — Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted to create more stability and clarity for small business owners and their employees by replacing the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) broadly expanded definition of “joint employer” with the original definition that had been successfully used at NLRB for decades.

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November 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. — A member of Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) staff will hold office hours in Costilla County on November 13, 2017. During these mobile office hours, Tipton’s staff will be able to assist constituents with issues regarding Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, U.S.

November 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. — A member of Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) staff will hold office hours in Rio Blanco County on November 15, 2017. During these mobile office hours, Tipton’s staff will be able to assist constituents with issues regarding Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, U.S.

November 3, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. — Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted to extend federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), community health centers and other critical public health programs. The Championing Healthy Kids Act (H.R. 3922), passed the House with bipartisan support. 

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November 1, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted to support proactive forest management in order to maintain healthy forests and prevent catastrophic wildfires. The Resilient Federal Forests Act of 2017 (H.R.

November 1, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. -- During a hearing in the House Financial Services Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee, Vice Chairman Scott Tipton (CO-03), stressed the importance of guaranteeing that every federal dollar allocated for disaster recovery within the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is properly spent.

October 31, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. — A member of Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) staff will hold mobile office hours in Saguache County on November 9, 2017. During these mobile office hours, Tipton’s staff will be able to assist constituents with issues regarding Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, U.S.

October 26, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC -- During a Committee on Natural Resources hearing entitled Empowering State Based Management Solutions for Greater Sage Grouse Recovery, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) questioned three expert witnesses about the success of Western sage grouse management plans and emphasized the need for continued coordination between federal, state and local partners.

October 25, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) and U.S. Sen. John Barraso (R-WY) urged U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to implement policy changes that will require federal agencies to recognize state authority for permitting water use when deciding permits, leases, licenses, and any other land use agreements.

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October 25, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Members of Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) staff will hold office hours in Aspen / Pitkin and Rio Grande Counties from November 1-2, 2017. During these mobile office hours, Tipton’s staff will be able to assist constituents with issues regarding Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, U.S.

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In The News

June 24, 2016 In The News
The Office of Management and Budget’s involvement in an environmental study of the North Fork coal area is creating uncertainty, U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., said in a letter to the agency head.
June 24, 2016 In The News
Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, released a statement Thursday on Facebook condemning the sit-in by Democrats on the floor of the House.
June 18, 2016 In The News
Congressman Scott Tipton (R-CO) issued the following statement in response to Thursday’s announcement by the United States Geological Survey (USGS) that the Mancos Shale deposit ...
June 16, 2016 In The News
Mental health, the Affordable Care Act, and Medicare/Medicaid reimbursements/mandates were the leading topics when hospital employees met with Congressman Scott Tipton last week.
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May 10, 2016 In The News
As a member of the Bipartisan Task Force to Combat the Heroin Epidemic, I have joined my colleagues in the House of Representatives to present 15 legislative proposals specifically targeting systemic opioid abuse across the country.
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May 2, 2016 In The News
The next big thing in fighting wildfires might be the drone, said U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo.
April 29, 2016 In The News
U.S. Sens. Michael Bennet and Cory Gardner and U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton have urged Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to complete the Trapper Mine Environmental Assessment before the Saturday deadline.
April 29, 2016 In The News
Congressman Scott Tipton (R-Cortez) is planning visits to Western Slope communities to learn more about the impacts of opioid abuse.
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April 22, 2016 In The News
Now, more than ever before, Congress must reassert itself in the designation of national monuments as well as the overall management of federal public lands.
April 20, 2016 In The News
WE SOLIDLY support U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., and members of the bipartisan Congressional Steel Caucus in urging the Obama administration and the European Union to protect U.S. steelmakers. The Chinese have “dumped” low-price steel on the world market causing recent layoffs throughout the steel industry, including those at Pueblo’s EVRAZ steel mill.

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