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  1. Bill to give small banks regulatory reliefRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Well-run, small banks would be spared annual federal bank examinations under a measure by U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo. Tipton's measure, the Small Bank Exam Cycle Reform Act, or H.R. 1553, would allow banks with total assets of less than $1 billion to undergo examinations by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency every 18 months instead of annually.

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  2. LFRA Adds Five MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Radio Ink

    The NAB is reporting that three more Members of House of Representatives and two Senators have signed on as co-sponsors of the Local Radio Freedom Act. Joining in support are: Charles Boustany , Doug Lamborn and Scott Tipton .

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  3. Scott Tipton tweets link to news that GOP House Financial Services Comte passed 11 bipartisan billsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Business Word Blog

    The GOP-controlled House of Representatiatives' Committee on Financial Services has passed 11bipartisan bills that will help small banks and other financial institutions better serve their customers, annouced Charman Jeb Hensarling .

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  4. Gardner budget add would protect state waterRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    An amendment to the 2016 federal budget bill would recognize the supremacy of state water law, said the measure's author, U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo. Gardner's amendment, offered on the floor of the Senate on Wednesday, would establish a deficit-neutral reserve fund for the protection of private water rights and permits.

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  5. Tipton urges Lake Nighthorse openingRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Cortez Journal News

    U.S. Sens. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., and Cory Gardner, R-Colo., and Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, penned a letter to Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner Estevan Lxf3pez requesting open access to the Lake Nighthorse Reservoir at the earliest possible date.The La Plata County reservoir was completed in 2011, but a recreation plan has not...

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  6. Let's Cube Root... ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Daily Kos

    If anybody out there is looking for some last-minute NCAA bracket advice: Do not pick Gonzaga to make the Final Four! Gonzaga is one of those teams that the bobbleheads have been saying for years will be contenders for an NCAA championship, but always finds a way to choke by the Elite Eight. For the record, I have Gonzaga losing to #7 Iowa in the Second Round .

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  7. Partner support helps save manual snow survey sitesRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 14 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    While use of automated snowpack measuring is on the rise, many manual measurement sites in Colorado are continuing to be used, thanks in part to help from partner entities. In 2013, the Natural Resources Conservation Service raised the prospect of sharply reducing manual measurement sites in the state because of budget limitations.

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  8. Grousing about promisesRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Mesa County's decision to join the lawsuit against the listing of the Gunnison sage grouse as "threatened" is the right move. Sometimes the courts are the last resort against bullies.

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  9. Club 20 appoints new executive directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Colorado Statesman

    Club 20 was founded in 1953 to enable Western Slope cities, counties and businesses to speak with one voice to the state legislature in Denver. Today, the venerable 62-year-old lobbying organization is being led by one of its youngest executive directors, a former aide to U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-CD 3, named Christian Reece.

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  10. Aspen Skiing Co.'s Schendler talks climate change at Pitkin County retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Aspen Times

    Citing a lack of snow, operators of the Mount Baker ski area in Washington announced its temporary closure Sunday. The shuttering was not lost on Auden Schendler when he addressed Pitkin County's department heads and commissioners at their annual retreat Monday.

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  11. Tipton: GOP wants Obamacare reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Congressman Scott Tipton speaks with Garfield County commissioners, including John Martin, also pictured, and others at the county administration building during a swing through Glenwood Springs Monday. Republicans in Congress are not out for a full repeal of Obamacare, but rather reasonable reforms that will accomplish its original purpose and intent, Colorado's 3rd District congressman, Scott Tipton, said Monday during a visit to Glenwood Springs.

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  12. Homebuilders' biggest issues: water issues, immigrant labor:Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Colorado Congressman Tipton speaks to the fifth grade classes at Pomona Elementary School about the history of the U.S. Constitution and the Founding Fathers. Colorado needs to move quickly on high elevation water storage projects, homebuilders told U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., on Tuesday.

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  13. County cries mayday on airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    The administration building at the Grand Junction Regional Airport sits unfinished as of Tuesday. With the possibility looming that the building project will never be finished, Mesa County commissioners are considering asking Colorado's congressional delegates for their help to secure funding to complete the project.

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  14. Tipton: GOP wants Obamacare reform, not repealRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Congressman Scott Tipton speaks with Garfield County commissioners, including John Martin, also pictured, and others at the county administration building during a swing through Glenwood Springs Monday. Republicans in Congress are not out for a full repeal of Obamacare, but rather reasonable reforms that will accomplish its original purpose and intent, Colorado's 3rd District congressman, Scott Tipton, said Monday during a visit to Glenwood Springs.

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  15. Printed Letters: March 5, 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Mesa County should embrace clean energy It looks like Dan Thurlow and Ray Scott's attempt to reduce clean energy requirements of utilities is dying in the House, as it should. Another "we can't do this" legislation attempt by Mesa County politicians will bite the dust and more wasted time is spent that could be much better used working on what we can do here.

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  16. Email letters, March 4, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    This morning when I picked up my paper from the drive, I was horrified to see the "Missing teen linked to meth" headline. I could only think of her family and what they were going through.

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  17. Email letters, March 3, 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    This is an open letter to Scott Tipton. Please encourage House Speaker John Boehner to bring a vote on a stand-alone Homeland Security Funding bill before congress.

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  18. Printed Letters: March 3, 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Task force fell short of addressing concerns As a former county commissioner and former member of the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission I am disappointed in the final recommendations put forward by the Governor's Oil and Gas Task Force. While I commend task force members for their public service in what was undoubtedly a difficult process, their recommendations fall well short of addressing Coloradans' concerns with ongoing oil and gas development.

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  19. Tipton points to U.S. judge's rulingRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    A Texas judge's ruling gives U.S. House Republicans some margin to deal with a Senate measure that upholds President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration, U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., said. "We got what we wanted," with the ruling on Monday by a federal judge that stayed Obama's immigration order, Tipton said.

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  20. Tipton blasts proposal to raid vets' programRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    President Barack Obama's proposed budget would allow him to raid a program he approved that was aimed at improving medical treatment for veterans living in rural areas, said a letter signed by, among others, U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo. The Veterans Choice program, which had funding of $10 billion when it was approved and signed last year, was intended to reduce waiting times for veterans who had been on waiting lists for more than 30 days or who lived more than 40 miles from a Veterans Affairs clinic.

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