Rep. Scott Tipton

Representative from Colorado’s 3rd District, Republican

Tipton, a Republican, has been the representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district since Jan 5, 2011 (next election in 2016) (map).

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Our unique analysis of the bills Tipton has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Tipton is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

2015 Statistics

Read our 2015 Report Card for Tipton for more statistics.

Committee Membership

Scott Tipton sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Issue Areas

Tipton sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:

Public Lands and Natural Resources (57%) Finance and Financial Sector (17%) Foreign Trade and International Finance (7%) Taxation (7%) Energy (7%) Government Operations and Politics (7%)

Recent Bills

Some of Tipton’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to Sep 2016, Tipton missed 52 of 4,087 roll call votes, which is 1.3%. This is better than the median of 2.3% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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