U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton

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Cory Gardner, other state leaders, take questions at town hall

Hundreds of people attended a town hall meeting Friday in Durango, where Gov. John Hickenlooper, U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, and Sens. Cory Gardner and Michael Bennet took questions from participants....

DATE: Aug. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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EPA chief tours Gold King Mine; Colorado officials field questions

Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt’s visit to the Superfund site north of Silverton on Friday has encouraged state and local officials, who say they were promised it would be a top...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Town hall to follow Pruitt’s tour of Superfund site near Silverton

Gov. John Hickenlooper will hold a town hall meeting Friday in Durango with Sens. Michael Bennet and Cory Gardner, and House Rep. Scott Tipton, after their visit to the Superfund site north of...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Colorado measure would make law free access to public lands for fourth-graders

DENVER – Lawmakers are hoping to take a successful program that gives free access to public lands to fourth-grade students and their families and turn it into a law. U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton,...

DATE: July 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Democratic challenger to Tipton visits Durango

Democratic State Rep. Diane Mitsch Bush met with voters Friday afternoon at the Durango Public Library. The Steamboat Springs legislator addressed an eager crowd of more than 50 people, all of whom...

DATE: July 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Steamboat Springs Democrat will challenge Scott Tipton for House seat

DENVER – A Steamboat Springs Democrat has thrown her hat into the ring for the 2018 congressional race against U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colorado. State Rep. Diane Mitsch Bush announced Thursday...

DATE: July 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Callers voice health care, business, opioid concerns in Tipton town hall

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, addressed concerned listeners on multiple issues during a telephone town hall Monday evening. Most callers said they were worried about potential...

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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Bennet, Gardner react to Senate version of health care bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colorado, strongly opposes the Senate’s health care proposal, and his Republican counterpart, Sen. Cory Gardner, said he is carefully reading the bill...

DATE: June 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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Colorado delegation lauds Capitol Police after shooting

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The shooting at a Congressional Baseball Game practice Wednesday that left five people, including a congressman, wounded and the assailant dead brought swift and strong reaction...

DATE: June 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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La Plata County braces for Trump budget cuts

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Some La Plata County public agency officials are expressing worries about how federal budget cuts proposed by President Donald Trump might disrupt local programs to help the...

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

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Congressmen: Canyons of the Ancients needs no changes

DENVER – Republican Congressmen Scott Tipton and Cory Gardner cleared up confusion over where they stand in regards to the protection of Canyons of Ancients National Monument Tuesday with a letter...

DATE: May 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Studies examine aspects of latest House health care bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The $23 billion allocated for certain people with pre-existing conditions under the American Health Care Act might not be enough to fully cover the necessary 2.2 million people. ...

DATE: May 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News