WASHINGTON D.C. – This week, during a full hearing in the House Natural Resources Committee, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) spoke in support of his bill, the Land Ownership Collaboration Accelerates Life Act, known as the LOCAL Act (H.R. 6344).
WASHINGTON D.C. – This week, Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) Improving Strategies to Counter Weapons Proliferation Act (H.R. 6332) passed the House.
WASHINGTON D.C. – Today, the House Natural Resources Committee passed Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) Protection and Transparency for Adjacent Landowners Act (H.R. 6682).
WASHINGTON D.C. – This week, Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) legislation to reauthorize the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Cheney Disposal Cell in Mesa County, which receives radioactive waste materials that were produced decades ago during the uranium milling process, passed off the House Floor with a bipartisan vote.
WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) has introduced legislation to ensure that communities and businesses impacted by wildfires that burn on federal lands receive necessary disaster assistance. H.R.
WASHINGTON D.C. – Today, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted to pass legislation that will fund critical water infrastructure projects like the Arkansas Valley Conduit. H.R.
WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted to pass legislation that would streamline projects to bring high-speed broadband to underserved rural communities. The Rural Broadband Permitting Efficiency Act of 2018 (H.R.
WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) bipartisan Every Kid Outdoors Act (H.R. 3186), passed out of the House with a bipartisan vote of 383-2.
WASHINGTON D.C. – Today, Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) Protection and Transparency for Adjacent Landowners Act (H.R.
WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted in favor of H.R. 5515, the House-Senate Conference Report to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2019. The passage of this final bill will strengthen military readiness, provide U.S.
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The Senate overwhelmingly passed a bipartisan bill Wednesday afternoon that increases penalties on websites that knowingly facilitate sex trafficking.
The House of Representatives passed Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) bill to reduce the onerous regulatory compliance burdens on small community banks and credit unions. H.R. 1116, the Taking Account of Institutions with Low Operational Risk (TAILOR) Act would require financial oversight agencies to tailor regulations to better fit a bank or credit union’s risk profile and business model.
Some $18 million in federal oil and gas lease revenue is slated to be distributed among four Western Slope counties after it was set aside but never used for cleanup of the Anvil Points federal oil shale research site.
For the last four years, Colorado’s ski areas operating on public land have sent record revenue-based rent checks back to Washington as Forest Service administrators struggle under wildfire-ravaged budgets to shepherd resort plans for upgrades and four-season amenities.
During the past few years, one question I have often heard in the 3rd District is: "Why are the federal departments that have jurisdiction over most Western lands headquartered in Washington, D.C., rather than in Western states?" Particularly, why is the Department of the Interior's Bureau of Land Management headquartered in Washington, when 99 percent of the more tha
The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed legislation introduced by Rep. Scott Tipton (R-Colo.) that extends mobile banking access to rural Coloradans Monday evening.
The Making Online Banking Initiation Legal and Easy (MOBILE) Act of 2017 (H.R. 1457) passed with high bipartisan support on a 397-8 vote.
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