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Scott Tipton's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

Full Name: Scott R. Tipton
Office: U.S. House (CO) - District 3, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Jean; 2 Children: Liesl, Elizabeth
Birth Date: 11/09/1956
Birth Place: Espanola, NM
Home City: Cortez, CO
Religion: Christian
Date Title
Issue Position: Agriculture
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
May 9, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - School Nutrition Regulations
May 8, 2014 Shea-Porter Leads Bipartisan Congressional Delegation Calling on FDA to Protect Small Businesses and Small Farmers
May 5, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, FDA Commissioner, Regarding the Spent Grain Rule
April 14, 2014 Letter to Mary Landrieu, Chairwoman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - Strengthen Our National Forests
March 20, 2014 Tipton Applauds Expanded U.S. Potato Exports Announcement
March 14, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Potato Inclusion
Feb. 8, 2014 Cortez Journal - Ranching Key for Economy
Jan. 29, 2014 Tipton Statement on Farm Bill Passage
Nov. 18, 2013 Letter to Robert Bonnie, Undersecretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Maintain Funding for Snow Data, Water Supply Monitoring Program
Nov. 4, 2013 Letter to Farm Bill Conferees - Protect Organic Farmers
Oct. 11, 2013 Tipton Encouraged by Movement on Farm Bill
Sept. 10, 2013 Letter to Director Daniel M. Ashe, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Servives - Leadville Fish Hatchery
Aug. 2, 2013 The Colorado Observer - Tipton, Obama Wildlife Official Spar Over Sage Grouse
July 18, 2013 The Colorado Observer - Tipton Applauds Suspension of Federal "Takings" Plan
July 11, 2013 Tipton Statement on Farm Bill Vote
June 20, 2013 Tipton Statement on Farm Bill
May 15, 2013 Tipton Votes to Advance Farm Bill, Provide Certainty for Farmers and Ranchers
Nov. 28, 2012 Tipton Urges Extension of Vital Specialty Crops Programs
Aug. 24, 2012 Gardner, Tipton Ask for Extended Grazing
Aug. 1, 2012 Committee Approves Bill to Help Prevent Catastrophic Wildfires, Improve Forest Health, Protect Local Communities
July 26, 2012 Subcommittee Exposes Harmful Impact of Non-Tariff Barriers to Farm Exports and Rural Economic Growth
July 26, 2012 Hearing of the Agriculture, Energy and Trade Subcommittee of the House Committee on Small Business
July 19, 2012 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, Majority Leader, Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader; and Steny Hoyer, Minority Whip
July 13, 2012 The Pueblo Chieftain - Tipton Seeks Rural Water Funds
July 12, 2012 Tipton Amends Farm Bill to Strengthen Rural Water Systems
June 27, 2012 The Ag Minute: House-passed Domestic Energy and Jobs Act Important for Production Ag & Rural Communities
May 31, 2012 House Extends Pinon Canyon Funding Ban
May 4, 2012 What They're Saying: USDA's Colorado Roadless Rule Receives Widespread Support
April 26, 2012 Tipton Applauds Department of Labor Decision to Pull Rule that Would Have Hurt Family Farms
March 8, 2012 Graves & Tipton Statement on National Agriculture Day
March 6, 2012 Letter to Chairwoman Stabenow, Ranking Member Roberts, Chairman Lucas, and Ranking Member Peterson
Feb. 2, 2012 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade of House Committee on Small Business - The Future of the Family Farm: The Effect of Proposed DOL Regulations on Small Business Producers
Feb. 2, 2012 The Ag Minute: Proposed Rule Interferes with Training Next Generation of Farmers
Feb. 1, 2012 Agripulse - Proposed DOL Child Labor Regs Draw Fire From All Sides
Feb. 1, 2012 Chairman Tipton Statement on DOL Decision to Re-Propose Agriculture Parental Exemption Regulation
Dec. 14, 2011 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of USDA
Dec. 8, 2011 Hearing of the House Agriculture Committee - MF Global Bankruptcy
Dec. 8, 2011 Tipton Votes to Protect Rural Jobs
Nov. 17, 2011 Hearing of the Agriculture, Energy and Trade Subcommittee of the House Small Business Committee - Adrift in New Regulatory Burdens and Uncertainty: A Review of Proposed and Potential Regulations on Family Farmers
Nov. 17, 2011 Hearing of the Agriculture, Energy and Trade Subcommittee - Ramifications on Rarmers and Other Small Businesses of Possible Regulations From the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Nov. 17, 2011 Tipton: The Last Thing Small Agriculture Businesses Need is More Regulations
Nov. 16, 2011 The Ag Minute: Senate's Inaction Saddles Farmers with More Regulations
Oct. 5, 2011 Tipton Hydropower Bill Cruises Through Natural Resources Committee
Sept. 19, 2011 Hearing of the Agriculture, Energy and Trade Subcommittee of the House Small Business Committee - Are Excessive Energy Regulations and Policies Limiting Energy Independence, Killing Jobs and Increasing Prices for Consumers?
Sept. 9, 2011 Hearing of the Agriculture, Energy and Trade Subcommittee of the House Small Business Committee - Are Excessive Energy Regulations and Policies Limiting Energy Independence, Killing Jobs and Increasing Prices for Consumers?
June 24, 2011 Congressman Scott Tipton Applauds Committee Action on Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act; Urges Senator Reid to Take Up on Senate Floor
June 15, 2011 Graves & Tipton Call on Agriculture Department to Comply with the RFA & Reverse Job-Killing GIPSA Rule
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
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