Press Releases

April 20, 2020 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY – On Friday, April 17, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) held his fifth telephone town hall focused on responding to the coronavirus pandemic and providing resources available to the community during this difficult time. After holding 35 in-person town halls, Rep.

April 17, 2020 Press Release
Letter to Secretary Sonny Perdue calls on Administration to establish task force that would help to identify rural challenges, develop strategies and policy recommendations, and provide oversight on the distribution of funding

WASHINGTON – U.S.

April 16, 2020 Press Release
The Push for Robust and Direct Funding Comes as Rural Communities Are Losing Resources Due to COVID-19 Outbreak and Struggling to Access Economic Support Through the CARES Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Antonio Delgado (NY-19) and U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) urged Congress to include robust funding for rural communities in the next coronavirus relief package.

April 15, 2020 Press Release

Wanted to be sure you saw this op-Ed from U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) published in the Times-Journal in Cobleskill today on the importance of supporting our farmers throughout the COVID-19 outbreak and the Congressman’s work to include small farmers in Small Business Administration’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans.

April 13, 2020 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY—Last Thursday, April 9, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) held his fourth weekly telephone town hall to connect with the community and provide resources surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak. After holding 35 in-person town halls, Rep.

April 10, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—This week, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) joined as an original co-sponsor of the Coronavirus Community Relief Act, new legislation to provide $250 billion in stabilization funds for local communities, cities and towns across the United States that are struggling amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

April 8, 2020 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY—Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado along with his family drove in the Rhinebeck Health Care Salute Parade to pay tribute to health care workers, medical professionals, and custodial staff working at Northern Dutchess Hospital to treat patients with COVID-19. The family held handmade signs as they drove along with members of the community.

April 8, 2020 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY—Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) issued the following statement on the removal of Acting Defense Department Inspector General Glenn Fine from his position as head of the Pandemic Response Accountability Committee created in the bipartisan CARES Act:

April 6, 2020 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY—On Friday, April 3, Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) held his third telephone town hall to reach folks across all eleven counties in NY-19 for a conversation about how our region is experiencing the Coronavirus pandemic. After holding 35 in-person town halls, Rep.

April 5, 2020 Press Release

Wanted to be sure you saw this op-Ed from U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) published in the Times Herald-Record today on the importance of supporting our small businesses throughout the COVID-19 outbreak and small business provisions in the bipartisan CARES Act.

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