Following the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) decision today to delay its vote on the Jordan Cove Project, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) sent a letter to FERC Chairman Chaterjee urging the Commission to minimize further delays in permitting for the project. Tipton’s letter reads:
Today, Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) measure to study the impact wilderness designations in the West have on Department of Defense readiness passed through the House of Representatives as an amendment to H.R. 2545, the Protecting America’s Wilderness Act.
Speaking in support of the amendment Tipton said, in part:
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) announced a huge victory for the Arkansas Valley Conduit and communities in Southeastern Colorado.
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Tonight, President Trump delivered the State of the Union Address highlighting the impact of his administration’s policies over the last three years. Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) gave the following statement after the speech.
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, the Bureau of Reclamation (BoR) announced its additional funding distribution for the remainder of the fiscal year, which included $28 million for the Arkansas Valley Conduit (AVC) Project.
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology’s Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics accepted an amendment offered by Congressman Ed Perlmutter (CO-07) during the markup of the NASA Reauthorization legislation.
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Yesterday, 68 members from the House of Representative’s Save Minor League Baseball Task Force introduced a resolution reaffirming their support for maintaining the existing structure between Major League Baseball and its Minor League affiliates.
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, President Trump signed the U.S.-Mexico-Canada-Agreement (USMCA) signaling a boost for Colorado workers. Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) released the following statement after the president signed the trade agreement:
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today marks 75 years since Auschwitz concentration camp was liberated and is remembered by the world as International Holocaust Remembrance Day. To commemorate the solemn day, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) signed onto a letter denouncing anti-Semitism and voted in support of H.R.
Today, Members of the Senate and Congressional Western Caucus released the following statements after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced the improved definition for "waters of the United States" with the Navigable Waters Protection Rule:
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Nearly 20 veterans commit suicide every day according to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). That’s a staggering 7,300 veterans a year, or nearly triple the American deaths attributed to the entire War in Afghanistan.
WASHINGTON – Colorado Rep. Scott Tipton and state Attorney General Phil Weiser put pressure on the Federal Communications Commission this week to allow Denver-based TV signals to reach more homes in La Plata and Montezuma counties.
Yucca House National Monument south of Cortez would grow six times larger under legislation introduced this week in Congress.
In a show of old-fashioned politics, a bipartisan majority in the House approved a major lands bill Tuesday that includes a list of Colorado projects and sent it to President Donald Trump for final approval.
U.S. House Rep. Scott Tipton has introduced legislation seeking to make permanent a federal program that provides fourth-graders free access to federally managed lands.
Colorado’s U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner and U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton on Thursday introduced the latest version of a so-called “good Samaritan” bill to address abandoned, leaking mines in the U.S. with hopes of breaking roughly two decades of congressional gridlock on the topic.
The U.S. House of Representatives passed two measures this week honoring two fallen law enforcement officers — Mesa County Deputy Derek Geer and Montrose Police Sgt. David Kinterknecht — by naming two area post offices after them.