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February 1, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, D-New York, and Rep. Antonio Delgado, D-New Nork, have introduced the Rebuild Rural America Act, which would deliver federal resources directly to rural communities as they respond to, and recover from, the economic crisis caused by COVID-19.


January 30, 2021

RHINEBECK, NY – This week, the Small Business Administration (SBA) will re-open the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) for new and certain existing borrowers. Congress's bipartisan COVID-19 relief legislation included $284 billion in additional PPP funding and Representative Antonio Delgado's provision allowing the hardest hit small businesses to apply for new and second-round forgivable PPP loans.


January 30, 2021

Editor's Note: This is an excerpt from Otsego County's Congressman Antonio Delgado's State of the District address Monday, Jan. 4, the day after he was sworn in for a second term at the U.S. Capitol.

Accessibility, accountability, transparency. To me, these are not just words—they are my creed. I can't promise that we will always see eye-to-eye on a particular issue.

But I can and do promise you that I will listen to your views, that I will treat them and you with respect, and that, whether we agree on an issue or not, I will explain my position to you.


January 30, 2021

Two New York congressman have introduced their first bill in the new Congress. It's to secure direct COVID-19 relief funding for counties and local governments.


January 30, 2021

WASHINGTON – During the first week of the 117th Congress, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (D, NY-19) and Representative Lee Zeldin (NY-01) reintroduced their bipartisan Direct Support for Communities Act to ensure that every community, regardless of size, can access urgently needed COVID-19 relief funding from the federal government.


January 30, 2021

A bill meant to aid local governments struggling amid the coronavirus pandemic was re-introduced on Tuesday in Congress by a bipartisan pair of lawmakers as municipal finances remain an ongoing question in the new year.

Democratic Rep. Antonio Delgado and Republican Rep. Lee Zeldin are backing the legislation, which would provide aid to local governments regardless of their size — expanding a March 2020 package that provided $500 billion for communities with more than 500,000 people.


January 30, 2021

U.S. Rep. Antonio Delgado began his second two-year term with a 10-minute "State of the 19th Congressional District" message that centered on the continuing COVID-19 pandemic.


January 30, 2021

Delgado stressed the need to grow infrastructure and provide affordable housing in the 19th District.

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January 30, 2021

Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) crisscrossed New York's 19th Congressional District and dropped off holiday cards for health care workers in five counties. Last Monday, Rep. Delgado also delivered greetings to Ellenville Regional Hospital and Garnet Health and thanked the staff for their work during the holiday season. The cards delivered by Rep. Delgado came from community members of all ages through Rep. Delgado's Holiday Cards for Heroes Program.


January 30, 2021

RHINEBECK – Recently U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) crisscrossed New York's 19th Congressional District and dropped off holiday cards for health care workers in five counties. Last Monday, Rep. Delgado also delivered greetings to Ellenville Regional Hospital and Garnet Health and thanked the staff for their work during the holiday season. The cards delivered by Rep. Delgado came from community members of all ages through Rep. Delgado's Holiday Cards for Heroes Program.