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The Daily Sentinel
Delay in clean-power plan draws praise A Supreme Court decision halting implementation of President Obama’s clean po
Delay in clean-power plan draws praise
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 hours ago
A Supreme Court decision halting implementation of President Obama’s clean power plan is winning praise from a leading Colorado utility along with U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton and state Attorney General Cynthia... Read more
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Vail Daily
Push is on to give Deep Creek new protectionGLENWOOD SPRINGS — After 20 years in limbo, a stretch of canyon southeast of th
Push is on to give Deep Creek new protection
Vail Daily / Posted yesterday
GLENWOOD SPRINGS — After 20 years in limbo, a stretch of canyon southeast of the Flat Tops Wilderness is getting a fresh chance for federal protection. In 1995 the Bureau of Land Management and U.S. Forest Service deemed Deep Creek eligible to be... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, February 9, 2016 American public are the losers in our unregulated drug market After reading
Email letters, February 9, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
American public are the losers in our unregulated drug market After reading about “bad boy” pharmaceutical CEO Shkreli taking the Fifth before Congress on drug pricing, it is apparent that there are some winners and... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Guest opinion: Why this 27-year-old is running for CongressI grew up in the Roaring Fork Valley and now I’m back, desperate to change thin
Guest opinion: Why this 27-year-old is running for Congress
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 4 days ago
I grew up in the Roaring Fork Valley and now I’m back, desperate to change things in Washington. Why? Because I want to annihilate Islamic terror and because I want to reclaim our constitutional heritage. And I think the best way to accomplish those... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Push is on to make Deep Creek Wild and ScenicAfter 20 years in limbo, a stretch of canyon southeast of the Flat Tops Wildern
Push is on to make Deep Creek Wild and Scenic
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 5 days ago
After 20 years in limbo, a stretch of canyon southeast of the Flat Tops Wilderness is getting a fresh chance for federal protection. In 1995 the Bureau of Land Management and U.S. Forest Service deemed Deep Creek eligible to be designated a Wild and... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
VA Choice program frustrates vets needing careEarl West, a military veteran from Glenwood Springs, needs surgery after tearin
VA Choice program frustrates vets needing care
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 7 days ago
Earl West, a military veteran from Glenwood Springs, needs surgery after tearing a tendon and ligament in his hip last fall. As a former Marine who was disabled in 2012 when he inhaled benzene while working on a drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico,... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Local TV man, Paul Vandre, rememberedPaul Vandre, the familiar face behind the video camera at Glenwood Springs comm
Local TV man, Paul Vandre, remembered
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 7 days ago
Paul Vandre, the familiar face behind the video camera at Glenwood Springs community and school events, political and educational forums and local government meetings for three decades, has died. Vandre died Monday at St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Tipton asks board to consider small banks A coming change in accounting standards could do irreversible damage to commu
Tipton asks board to consider small banks
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
A coming change in accounting standards could do irreversible damage to community banks, U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., said in a letter to the Financial Accounting Standards Board. An... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Will we learn the lesson this time? Probably not, if history is any guide. Every couple of decades around here,
Will we learn the lesson this time?
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Probably not, if history is any guide. Every couple of decades around here, we’re forced to re-learn the perils of putting too many of our economic eggs in the tempting basket of resource extraction. We’re... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Bennet, Gardner introduce measure to allocate Anvil Points funds to four counties Legislation in the U.S. Senate would send millions of dollars held in trust b
Bennet, Gardner introduce measure to allocate Anvil Points funds to four counties
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Legislation in the U.S. Senate would send millions of dollars held in trust by the federal government to four northwest Colorado counties. The measure, introduced by... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Column: How to stop the congressional insanityDear Readers Expecting Excellent Content: I gave birth to my second son at home
Column: How to stop the congressional insanity
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 9 days ago
Dear Readers Expecting Excellent Content: I gave birth to my second son at home on Jan. 12. We are happy/healthy/exhausted. I have been desperately trying to organize my thoughts enough to write a new column after two weeks of no sleep and constant... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Aspen grad, 27, wants to challenge Tipton in CD-3Candidate frustrated by Saudi-U.S. foreign policy A 27-year-old Aspen High Sch
Aspen grad, 27, wants to challenge Tipton in CD-3
Aspen Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Candidate frustrated by Saudi-U.S. foreign policy A 27-year-old Aspen High School graduate and current Carbondale resident is hoping to force U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton into a June primary, taking a more hawkish tone on foreign policy and arguing that... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Scott: No to Senate, but maybe
 to guv bidScott: No to Senate, but maybe to guv bid DENVER — State Sen. Ray Scott will n
Scott: No to Senate, but maybe
 to guv bid
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Scott: No to Senate, but maybe to guv bid DENVER — State Sen. Ray Scott will not throw his hat into the ring for the GOP nomination for U.S. senator this year, but the Grand Junction Republican is considering a bid for Colorado governor in two... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Scott: No to Senate, but maybe
to guv bidScott: No to Senate, but maybe to guv bid DENVER — State Sen. Ray Scott will n
Scott: No to Senate, but maybe
to guv bid
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
Scott: No to Senate, but maybe to guv bid DENVER — State Sen. Ray Scott will not throw his hat into the ring for the GOP nomination for U.S. senator this year, but the Grand Junction Republican is considering a bid for Colorado governor in two... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Jan. 27, 2016Printed Letters: Broncos fan thinks he’ll never see a Super Bowl Once again,
Jan. 27, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
Printed Letters: Broncos fan thinks he’ll never see a Super Bowl Once again, as a long time Broncos season ticket holder, I have been informed by the Denver Broncos ticket office that my account number was not chosen for Super Bowl... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, January 26, 2016 Academy Awards are fairly distributed between all races I don’t see what the
Email letters, January 26, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
Academy Awards are fairly distributed between all races I don’t see what the big beef from the black community is about not having a black nominated for an Oscar for the two top spots this year is all about. For the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Jousting over Jordan CoveTo conclude the hike, hundreds of Oregonians converged on Coos Bay, where the p
Jousting over Jordan Cove
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
To conclude the hike, hundreds of Oregonians converged on Coos Bay, where the proposed terminal and power plant would be located. The rally ended with more than 150 people marching across the McCullough Bridge while dozens of “kayaktavists” protested... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
President's go-it-alone climate agenda hurts mining states for no good reasonPresident’s go-it-alone climate agenda hurts mining states for no good reason
President's go-it-alone climate agenda hurts mining states for no good reason
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
President’s go-it-alone climate agenda hurts mining states for no good reason By Rep. Scott Tipton I recently attended my sixth State of the Union Address as a member of Congress. I was hoping this year, in the president’s final address, to hear... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
A federal taking or democracy in action? Until the Bureau of Land Management issues a record of decision on 65 contest
A federal taking or democracy in action?
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
Until the Bureau of Land Management issues a record of decision on 65 contested oil and gas leases in the White River National Forest, the future of energy development in the Thompson Divide remains the... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Tipton remarks on his support for Thompson Divide leasesCongressman calls oil and gas leases on public land ‘private property’ Congres
Tipton remarks on his support for Thompson Divide leases
Aspen Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
Congressman calls oil and gas leases on public land ‘private property’ Congressman Scott Tipton told a crowd in Glenwood Springs on Thursday that he views contested oil and gas leases in the Thompson Divide area as private property, and believes a... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Fed study 
is expected on TrapperFed study is expected on Trapper A federal agency considering the effect of co
Fed study 
is expected on Trapper
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
Fed study is expected on Trapper A federal agency considering the effect of continued work at the Trapper Mine near Craig on the Earth’s climate will release an environmental assessment next week. The release on Tuesday of the proposed... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Thompson Divide discussion dominates Tipton visitCongressman Scott Tipton stopped off Thursday in Glenwood Springs, capping off
Thompson Divide discussion dominates Tipton visit
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 20 days ago
Congressman Scott Tipton stopped off Thursday in Glenwood Springs, capping off a two-day tour of western Colorado. A crowd filled the county commissioners’ chambers, and commissioners quickly concluded that most of them were there to address oil and... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Rep. Tipton to meet with GarCoThird District Congressman Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, will be in Glenwood Springs
Rep. Tipton to meet with GarCo
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 21 days ago
Third District Congressman Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, will be in Glenwood Springs today to meet with the Garfield County Board of Commissioners. The public meeting takes place at 2:30 p.m. at the Garfield County Administration Building, 108 Eighth St.,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Tipton: Congress gets a say in rulesComplains of federal regulations imposed with no input from legislators Rep. S
Tipton: Congress gets a say in rules
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
Complains of federal regulations imposed with no input from legislators Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., meets with Mesa County commissioner Scott McInnis and others on the County Commission to discuss a range of... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Rep. Ken Buck endorses Sen. Ted Cruz for presidentWASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Ken Buck on Wednesday became the first member of Colorad
Rep. Ken Buck endorses Sen. Ted Cruz for president
Greeley Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Ken Buck on Wednesday became the first member of Colorado’s congressional delegation to back U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz for president — calling the Texas Republican (and fellow Princeton alum) a “strong, conservative leader” who has... Read more
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Denver Post
Colorado congressman Ken Buck endorses Ted Cruz for presidentWASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Ken Buck on Wednesday became the first member of Colorad
Colorado congressman Ken Buck endorses Ted Cruz for president
Denver Post / Posted 21 days ago
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Ken Buck on Wednesday became the first member of Colorado's congressional delegation to back U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz for president — calling the Texas Republican (and fellow Princeton alum) a "strong, conservative leader" who has... Read more
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The Pitch
Cask him anything: República's Scott Tipton talks fortified wineScott Tipton warns me, as he pulls down a trio of dainty, patterned Nick and No
Cask him anything: República's Scott Tipton talks fortified wine
The Pitch / Posted 22 days ago
Scott Tipton warns me, as he pulls down a trio of dainty, patterned Nick and Nora glasses from the high shelves behind República's bar, that he is no expert on sherry. I think maybe he's getting there, though. He'll tell you offhandedly that he's... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Jan. 17, 2015Printed Letters: Thompson Divide’s best resource is its surface I am an outfi
Jan. 17, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
Printed Letters: Thompson Divide’s best resource is its surface I am an outfitter, a cowboy and a veteran. I spent more than a decade of my life fighting to defend liberty in some of the most hellish countries on earth. I am proud to... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Moratorium pleases enviros, disheartens industry supporters The Colowyo Mine near Craig, shown here in a July 2015 file photo, is one of
Moratorium pleases enviros, disheartens industry supporters
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
The Colowyo Mine near Craig, shown here in a July 2015 file photo, is one of Colorado’s largest producing coal mines. Supporters of Colorado’s coal industry pushed back Friday on the... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Outdated mining laws need fundamental reformIf anything was made clear by last summer’s Gold King Mine spill, it was that t
Outdated mining laws need fundamental reform
Aspen Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
If anything was made clear by last summer’s Gold King Mine spill, it was that the laws governing hardrock mining cleanup are woefully inadequate to respond to the vast economic and environmental liabilities perched above mountain communities... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
State Republicans criticize Obama's stance on coal, oilState Republicans criticize Obama’s stance on coal, oil Two Colorado Republica
State Republicans criticize Obama's stance on coal, oil
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
State Republicans criticize Obama’s stance on coal, oil Two Colorado Republicans chastised President Barack Obama for his stance on coal mines and Guantanamo Bay after the president’s final State of the Union address on Tuesday. U.S. Sen. Michael... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Colorado small business owner Ronna Rice invited to State of the UnionA small business owner from Greeley will join First Lady Michele Obama for the
Colorado small business owner Ronna Rice invited to State of the Union
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 29 days ago
A small business owner from Greeley will join First Lady Michele Obama for the State of the Union speech Tuesday. Ronna Rice is CEO of Rice’s Lucky Clover Honey. The company specializes in American raw and unfiltered honey for export... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Rockies Today, January 11Colorado congressman urges support for Good Samaritan legislationThe Abandoned
Rockies Today, January 11
Missoula Independent / Posted 30 days ago
Colorado congressman urges support for Good Samaritan legislationThe Abandoned Mine Reclamation Safety Act, introduced by Arizona U.S. Rep. Raúl Grijalva, has the support of Colorado U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, who has been working with Colorado's U.S.... Read more
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Denver Post
Jon Keyser announces 2016 Senate bid amid crowded Colorado fieldWASHINGTON — Declaring that Colorado's 2016 contest for U.S. Senate is a "natio
Jon Keyser announces 2016 Senate bid amid crowded Colorado field
Denver Post / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON — Declaring that Colorado's 2016 contest for U.S. Senate is a "national security race," Air Force veteran and state Rep. Jon Keyser on Monday said he is joining a crowded Republican field that is competing for the chance to unseat... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Tipton guest opinion: BLM rushing to highway robbery in lease reviewThis week I spoke on the House floor to address an ongoing environmental review
Tipton guest opinion: BLM rushing to highway robbery in lease review
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 1 months ago
This week I spoke on the House floor to address an ongoing environmental review process within my district that I firmly believe represents yet another in a long line of abuses of private property rights by the federal government, and more... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Tipton scorches BLM on gas leasesSeeks more time to comment on plans for forest U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo.
Tipton scorches BLM on gas leases
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
Seeks more time to comment on plans for forest U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., lambasted the Bureau of Land Management on the floor of the House for rejecting a request that it extend the comment period on an agency... Read more
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