WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) released the following statement after the United States, the United Kingdom, and France launched precision strikes against Syrian chemical weapons sites:
WASHINGTON D.C. – Representatives Scott Tipton (CO-03) and Collin Peterson (MN-07) introduced the bipartisan Rural Hospital Frontier Fairness Act to provide Sole Community Hospitals with increased funding for workforce development. The legislation will also expand a crucial safety-net program to help rural facilities secure affordable medications for patients.
During the 2018 Semi-Annual Report of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) before the full Financial Services Committee, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) had the chance to ask Acting Director Mick Mulvaney about House buy-in on the recently passed Senate Regulatory Relief bill and whether the CFPB is on track to tailor Dodd-Frank era regulations.
WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) issued the following statement after Speaker of the House Paul Ryan’s announcement, today, that he will retire after his term ends in January:
WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted today to increase the penalties for individuals who cyberstalk minors and to require several law enforcement agencies to recurrently identify the most effective methods for preventing sex crimes. H.R.
GRAND JUNCTION, CO – Today, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) participated in a press conference at Colorado Mesa University highlighting the recent return of $18 million in royalty payments from the Anvil Points fund to Garfield, Mesa, Moffat and Rio Blanco Counties.
Washington, D.C. – Colorado U.S. Representative Scott Tipton (R-CO-03), with Senators Michael Bennet (D) and Cory Gardner (R), today sent a letter of support to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner, urging him to designate the Grand Junction Regional Airport (GJT) as a User Fee Airport (UFA) under U.S. Customs supervision.
WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) released the following statement after the House voted to pass H.R. 1625, the Omnibus Funding Bill for the remainder of FY 2018:
WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) applauded the Department of Transportation (DOT) on its announcement of an additional 90-day Hours of Service (HOS) Electronic Logging Device (ELD) agriculture exemption.
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I recently had the opportunity visit Pueblo and Alamosa to share updates on the federal response to the opioid abuse epidemic.
Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) announced that his office is now accepting submissions for the 2017 3rd District Congressional Art Competition. Students in grades 9 through 12 are eligible to participate. Students must submit their entries no later than May 1.
Though President Donald Trump’s proposed federal budget calls for elimination of Essential Air Service – which would hurt Cortez – airport manager Russ Machen said recently that there’s no cause for alarm.
“Year after year, it survives,” he said.
Colorado Congressman Scott Tipton (R-District 3) represents one of the largest geographical districts in the country. He sits on the Subcommittee on Mineral and Energy Resources and the Subcommittee on Federal Lands.
Environment reporter Elizabeth Stewart-Severy recently spoke with Tipton about proposed legislation and his philosophy on public lands.
I recently had the opportunity to visit with more than 5,220 constituents during a telephone town hall meeting.