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January 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today the U.S. House of Representatives voted on sending the articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate and the seven House members who will manage the trial. The resolution passed along party lines, with the exception of one Democrat voting with Republicans.

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January 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Members of the Western Caucus released the following statements after the introduction of a 17-bill legislative package to modernize the Endangered Species Act to better protect species, and to treat property owners, states and local stakeholders as partners rather than obstacles:

January 14, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a resolution approving a Veterans Administration (VA) waiver to create a dental benefit pilot program aimed to expand and improve how dental benefits are administered.

January 9, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, the U.S. House of Representatives voted on a resolution to send a ‘sense of Congress’ to President Trump that his administration should terminate the use of military force in or against Iran’s military or government.

January 9, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) blasted Governor Jared Polis and Colorado State House Democrats over the announced future loss of jobs as the direct result of their policies signed into law in 2019.

December 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) announced the names of 22 students from Colorado’s Third Congressional District who received a Service Academy nomination. The individuals were selected based on meeting or exceeding the rigorous requirements of the respective academy and Congressman Tipton’s office.

December 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) after more than a year since leaders of the three countries signed the deal. USMCA required implementing legislation to become law.  Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) supported the measure and released the following statement:

 

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December 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON– Today the House of Representatives voted on and passed two separate articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) opposed both articles and delivered the following remarks on the House floor prior to the vote: 

 

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December 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON– Today the House voted on two separate spending bills totaling over 2,300 pages to keep the government funded through the 2020 fiscal year. The two gargantuan pieces of legislation totaled nearly $1.4 trillion in government spending and passed less than a day after introduction.

December 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Yesterday, the BLM confirmed with the office of Representative Scott Tipton (CO-03) that it was preparing to conduct an Environmental Assessment of a well-drilling proposal at a limestone quarry mine near Glenwood Springs. Following the announcement, Tipton gave the following response:

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In The News

December 3, 2018 In The News

In 2016 and 2017, the Department of Health and Human Services estimated that more than 130 Americans died each day from an opioid-related drug overdose. Today, opioid overdoses are the leading cause of accidental death in the United States.

November 26, 2018 In The News

Five days before Election Day, election forecast blog FiveThirtyEight predicted incumbent U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton had a nearly 90 percent chance of winning the election and keeping his seat.

November 1, 2018 In The News

A pilot program that encouraged the use of alternatives to opioids at Colorado hospitals will soon be implemented at hospitals across the country as a result of President Donald Trump signing an opioid bill into law last week.

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October 23, 2018 In The News

The Colorado Farm Bureau presented Representative Scott Tipton with its Friend of Farm Bureau Award, recognizing him for his contributions to Colorado agriculture.

The Colorado Farm Bureau presented him with the award on Tuesday, Oct. 16, at Mitchell Farms near Monte Vista.

October 1, 2018 In The News

U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton introduced new legislation earlier this month that would ensure disaster assistance in the form of aid and grants to communities and businesses affected by wildfires.
 

October 1, 2018 In The News

Over the years, I have heard too many stories of veterans in my district who experienced delays, cancellations or a lack of response from the Veterans Administration. This has been made worse by the fact that in a rural district like Colorado’s Third Congressional District, so many veterans have been forced to drive hundreds of miles just to get to appointments.

September 21, 2018 In The News

U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., has introduced a bill seeking to ensure that communities and businesses impacted by wildfires on public lands receive necessary disaster-related economic assistance.

September 18, 2018 In The News

It has been eight years since the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and in that time, those living in Colorado’s Third District have seen their healthcare steadily become less affordable and less accessible than ever before.

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September 12, 2018 In The News

Federal administration and elected officials in Grand Junction Tuesday touted not just the job benefits but the geopolitical case for liquefied natural gas export projects like Jordan Cove in Oregon, while an official for that project said space in it is being set aside for gas production from the Rockies.

August 13, 2018 In The News

Wildfires have already had a devastating impact on Colorado and the Third District this year, destroying tens of thousands of acres and hundreds of homes.

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