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Congressman Scott Tipton

Representing the 3rd District of Colorado

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January 4, 2019 Press Release

Following the Senate’s unanimous approval of H.R. 6216 and H.R. 6217, the president signed into law Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) bills to rename post office buildings after fallen law enforcement offices from Colorado’s Third Congressional District. H.R. 6216 will rename a Montrose post office after Sergeant David Kinterknecht, and H.R.

January 3, 2019 Press Release

Today, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) was sworn in to the 116th Congress. He was accompanied by his wife, Jean, their two daughters, three grandchildren and sons-in-law for the events.

December 20, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted to pass legislation that would help provide better treatment and care for Americans living with Alzheimer’s Disease. S.

December 12, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted today in favor of H.R. 2, the House-Senate Conference Report to the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, otherwise known as the Farm Bill. The House agreed to the report with a bipartisan vote of 369-47.

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December 6, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) and Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) introduced today the Good Samaritan Remediation of Orphan Hardrock Mines Act of 2018, legislation that will authorize the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish a pilot program that promotes the cleanup of orphan hardrock mines.

November 30, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House passed two of Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) bills which would rename post offices after fallen law enforcement officers from Colorado’s Third District. H.R.

November 20, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) is encouraging communities across Colorado’s Third Congressional District to participate in Small Business Saturday, which falls on November 24th this year.

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November 16, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted to pass legislation to return the management of the gray wolf to states in response to the determination by the US Fish and Wildlife Service under the Obama Administration that the species is no longer endangered. H.R.

October 24, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) made the following statement after President Trump signed into law H.R. 6, the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act.

October 17, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) introduced legislation to provide critical dental benefits for low-income veterans. The Dental Care for Low-Income Veterans Act (H.R.

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In The News

May 14, 2018 In The News

The House of Representatives will soon consider a new Farm Bill. Unfortunately, there is a significant amount of misinformation being spread about some of its commonsense reforms that will prevent abuse of critical nutrition programs and ensure resources are reaching those who truly need them. It's important to clear some of those up.

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May 2, 2018 In The News

How did opioid and heroin abuse become such a widespread issue? The answer to this question is complex and multifaceted; however, too often opioid abuse begins in a hospital emergency room or doctor's office.

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April 23, 2018 In The News

This year, April 17, marked a day each American dreads: Tax Day. In the weeks leading up to this day every year, Americans scramble to fill out complicated tax forms with the hope that some of their hard-earned money will be returned by the government.

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April 16, 2018 In The News

"Three western Colorado men arrested in FBI's sex trafficking operation"

"Car accident leads to arrest for human trafficking"

"6 local men arrested as part of national child sex sting operation"

April 3, 2018 In The News

We are fortunate to have a large population of veterans living in Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District, many of whom served in the Vietnam War. During this brutal war, many of these brave Coloradans fell victim to a terror they could have never foreseen: a toxic herbicide called Agent Orange.

April 1, 2018 In The News

The current lack of a direct flight between Grand Junction and Washington, D.C., isn't a deal killer in negotiations to move the headquarters of the Bureau of Land Management to the West.

March 22, 2018 In The News

The Senate overwhelmingly passed a bipartisan bill Wednesday afternoon that increases penalties on websites that knowingly facilitate sex trafficking.

March 16, 2018 In The News

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.

March 14, 2018 In The News

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.

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