In disputed claim, Lauren Boebert says Tipton didn’t transfer casework

U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert has accused her predecessor, former U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, of failing to transfer active inquiries made by constituents to her office, but it is a charge Tipton’s district...

DATE: March 30, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado lawmakers ask Trump for wildfire disaster declaration

WASHINGTON – The members of Colorado’s congressional delegation announced Wednesday that they wrote a letter asking President Donald Trump to issue a major disaster declaration for Colorado as the...

DATE: Dec. 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Boebert rally in Cortez draws dozens concerned about individual liberty

Less than two months after Republican candidate Lauren Boebert knocked incumbent Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, out of his seat in the U.S. House of Representatives in the primary election, Boebert...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez Congressman to exit Washington stage

In 2010, Republican U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton embarked from the small city of Cortez on a mission to pass legislation and inform Washington lawmakers about priorities and values of rural Colorado. It...

DATE: July 13, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

How GOP newcomer Lauren Boebert won the primary election

In a decisive Democratic primary election, former state legislator Diane Mitsch Bush prevailed over business owner James Iacino to earn a spot on the ballot for the 3rd Congressional District’s...

DATE: July 5, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Challenger Lauren Boebert knocks off five-term incumbent Rep. Scott Tipton

Lauren Boebert delivered a stunning upset victory knocking off five-time incumbent U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, in Colorado’s 3rd U.S. Congressional District in the Colorado Primary Election...

DATE: June 30, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

It’s primary day in Colorado. Here’s what to watch

This year, the typically ho-hum primary election is no sleeper in Colorado. A high-profile U.S. Senate race exploded with controversy, the streets erupted in demands for racial justice and...

DATE: June 30, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Want to understand U.S. politics? Look at Colorado’s 3rd Congressional race

Who is more progressive? Who is more supportive of President Donald Trump? Who is more electable? Who can get things done in Washington? Those are the questions playing out in the Democratic and...

DATE: June 28, 2020 | CATEGORY: Regional News

House Democrats pass police reform bill; Tipton votes against it

The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Democrat-supported George Floyd Justice in Policing Act 236-181 on a largely partisan vote Thursday. The vote occured after Republican leaders...

DATE: June 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Primary ballots arrive in La Plata County mailboxes

Registered voters in La Plata County should have received mail-in ballots for the upcoming June 30 primary election. Tiffany Parker, La Plata County Clerk & Recorder, said ballots were mailed...

DATE: June 12, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

In candidates’ forum, rivals call out Rep. Scott Tipton’s absence

As candidates prepare for the June 30 primary election, many are hoping to cast Rep. Scott Tipton as an out-of-touch millionaire more concerned with President Donald Trump than his constituents. ...

DATE: June 11, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

In candidates’ forum, rivals call out Rep. Scott Tipton’s absence

As candidates prepare for the June 30 primary election, many are hoping to cast Rep. Scott Tipton as an out-of-touch millionaire more concerned with President Donald Trump than his constituents. ...

DATE: June 11, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

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