Press Releases

June 23, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) joined Republicans and Democrats to pass the Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act.

June 17, 2021 Press Release
Delgado Awarded the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Jefferson-Hamilton Award for Bipartisanship During the 116th Congress

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) was recognized by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce with its Jefferson-Hamilton Award for Bipartisanship for his work during the 116th Congress. The award recognizes members of Congress who, in their actions, have demonstrated a willingness to work across the aisle in support of common objectives. This is Rep.

June 17, 2021 Press Release
Hudson Valley AgriBusiness Development Corporation Executive Director Todd Erling Testifies in House Agriculture Subcommittee Hearing

WASHINGTON – Today, Chairman Antonio Delgado (NY-19) held his first hearing of the House Agriculture Committee’s Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit. The hearing examined opportunities for growth and investment in rural America. Executive Director of the Hudson Valley AgriBusiness Development Corporation Todd Erling testified during the hearing.

June 11, 2021 Press Release
Delgado Highlights His Legislation to Provide Clean Water, Repair Bridges, Deliver Broadband, Repave Roads

ATHENS, NY  – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19), Senator Michelle Hinchey, President of the New York League of Conservation Voters Julie Tighe, and Executive Director of the NYS Building and Construction Trades Al Catalano called for investment in upstate infrastructure. Rep.

June 10, 2021 Press Release
Delgado-Sponsored Local Projects Repave Roads, Repair Bridges, Improve Infrastructure

RHINEBECK, NY  – Today, five of U.S. Representative Delgado's (NY-19) Member-directed infrastructure funding requests were included and passed within the Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America (INVEST in America) Act.

June 10, 2021 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY  – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) voted to pass the Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America (INVEST in America) Act and the Water Quality Protection and Job Creation Act of 2021 through the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Rep.

June 9, 2021 Press Release
The Reporter

Dairy farming is a time-honored tradition throughout upstate and a crucial part of our local economy. In New York’s 19th Congressional District – the 8th most rural in the entire country - over 500 dairy farms support more than 2,200 direct jobs, nearly $100 million in wages, and generate an economic impact of $500 million.

June 8, 2021 Press Release

HOOSICK FALLS, NY  – Tonight, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) honored and presented flags to three Rensselaer National Guard Members, Captain Maurice Catel, Staff Sergeant Ryan Sams, and Staff Sergeant Michelle Bradley, who were stationed in Washington, D.C. to protect the Capitol building following the insurrection on January 6.

June 7, 2021 Press Release

SAUGERTIES, NY  – Tonight, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) held his 57th town hall. During tonight's town hall, Rep. Delgado highlighted his successful legislative track record during Republican and Democratic administrations and his focus on local upstate issues.

June 7, 2021 Press Release
Local Governments Finally Getting COVID-19 Funding as Rep. Delgado’s Efforts to Reinvent Federal Support for Rural Communities Pays Off

KINGSTON, NY  – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19), Ulster County Executive Pat Ryan, and Kingston Mayor Steve Noble announced the delivery of American Rescue Plan local government funding to Ulster County. Rep.

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