Tipton holds town hall meeting

U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton held a town hall-style meeting recently at the Ross Aragon Community Center in Pagosa Springs where he highlighted some of the issues he has been working on and then responded to questions from audience members.

“Some bills we are working on right now are focused on jobs,” Tipton began, “and what we need to do to get our people back to work. I’m very mindful that we have the lowest labor participation rate in four decades. Far too many of our counties right now, in terms of real unemployment, are still at the double-digit level.”

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This story was posted on June 11, 2015.