In The News

May 29, 2020 In The News

Congressman Antonio Delgado, R-19 [sic], today voted with a bipartisan coalition to add flexibility to the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and make this tool more accessible to upstate businesses in need of assistance, his office announced.

May 28, 2020 In The News

The Trump Administration has reversed course and extended authorization of National Guard service. This comes following pushes from many elected officials, including two New York congressmen.

May 27, 2020 In The News

Congressman Antonio Delgado kept the focus on the need for federal help to get New York State’s towns, villages, and schools through the COVID-19 fallout Thursday at what’s likely to be his last Tele-Town Hall for a while.

May 27, 2020 In The News

ALBANY NY (WRGB) - A new resource is available for local farms and farmers struggling during this pandemic.

The Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) includes $16 billion, funded in part by the CARES Act, to provide direct payments to farmers impacted by this public health emergency and the food supply chain.

May 26, 2020 In The News

POUGHKEEPSIE – The Dutchess County Memorial Day parade traveled across the county on Monday, after a wreath-laying ceremony at the Dutchess County War Memorial in Arlington.  

May 26, 2020 In The News

The Sidney Municipal Airport was awarded $30,000 in federal funding through the Federal Aviation Administration in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

The United States has seen air travel decrease by more than 90% as a result of the pandemic, according to a media release from the office of U.S. Rep. Antonio Delgado, D-Rhinebeck.

May 25, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON, DC—There is $640,296 in funding for rural broadband deployment in Columbia and Greene counties, according to separate press releases, from Representative Antonio Delgado (D-19), and senators Kirsten Gillibrand and Charles Schumer. The Federal Communication Commission (FCC) awarded Mid-Hudson Data Corp.

May 22, 2020 In The News

Nearly two months after the law was signed to distribute stimulus checks to millions of Americans, the Internal Revenue Service is starting to answer questions about the payments over the phone. 

May 22, 2020 In The News

Reps. John Katko and Antonio Delgado are leading a bipartisan push to have President Donald Trump extend the authorization for National Guard activities in New York through the duration of the national emergency declaration. 

May 21, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON – Congressman Antonio Delgado (D, NY-19) has won the support of the Democrat-controlled House, but he needs the support of the Republican Senate with his Direct Support for communities Act?

The first-term lawmaker is confident there is room for bipartisan support for his measure.