Press Releases

April 21, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representatives Antonio Delgado (NY-19) and Nancy Mace (SC-01) introduced the VA Peer Support Enhancement for MST Survivors Act. The bipartisan bill establishes a peer support program at the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) for survivors of Military Sexual Trauma (MST).

April 20, 2021 Press Release
CEO of Otsego Rural Electric Cooperative and OEConnect Testifies in House Agriculture Committee Rural Broadband Hearing

WASHINGTON – Today, Chairman of the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit (CEEC) Antonio Delgado (NY-19) introduced Tim Johnson, CEO, Otsego Rural Electric Cooperative and OEConnect, to the House Committee on Agriculture. Mr.

April 16, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) successfully amended H.R. 1309, the Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act, bipartisan legislation to address workplace violence in health care and social services sectors.

April 15, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) voted to pass H.R. 7, the Paycheck Fairness Act, landmark legislation that will help close the gender wage gap by strengthening equal pay protections for women.

April 15, 2021 Press Release
In First 100 Days of 117th Congress, Delgado Secures Over $400 Million for NY-19 Local Governments, Recovers $253,000 for NY-19 Families, Introduces 13 Bills/Amendments, and More

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) released a 100 Days Report highlighting his work to deliver for New York's 19th Congressional District. This week marks the 100th day of the historic 117th Congress. Over the past 100 days, Rep. Delgado has:

April 14, 2021 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY – This week, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) visited Liberty Central School District and Ellenville Central School District to donate books from the Library of Congress Surplus Books Program and discuss American Rescue Plan educational funding.

April 12, 2021 Press Release

CALLICOON, NY – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (D-NY-19) announced the formation of the Congressional Delaware River Watershed Caucus. Co-Chaired by Congressman Delgado and U.S. Representative Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA-1), this bipartisan caucus will give voice to funding and conservation needs throughout the watershed.

April 9, 2021 Press Release

SAUGERTIES, NY – Yesterday, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) participated in a U.S. Coast Guard Navigation Mission. The Congressman toured Saugerties facilities and boarded the USCGC WIRE to witness Captain Zeita Merchant, Deputy Sector Commander, Sector New York, and her crew patrol the area.

April 9, 2021 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (D-NY-19) and Representative Maria Salazar (R-FL-27), both members of the House Committee on Small Business, introduced the Community Navigator Reporting Act of 2021.

April 8, 2021 Press Release

ULSTER COUNTY, NY – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) volunteered at Ulster County's mass vaccination site. Rep. Delgado toured the facility with Ulster County Executive Pat Ryan, Director of COVID-19 Operations for Ulster County Dan Proctor, and Ulster County Deputy Executive Marc Rider.

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