Press Releases

May 13, 2021 Press Release
Economic Development Administration Funds Will Create 67 Jobs, Save 220 Jobs

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) announced a $2.6 million grant supporting the Hudson Valley Agribusiness Development Corporation. This funding will establish a Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) to lend in Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Sullivan, and Ulster counties. Rep.

May 12, 2021 Press Release
NY-19 Residents Can Dial In to Learn More About Child Tax Credit Payments, Broadband Benefit Program, Additional COVID-19 Relief

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) will hold a telephone town hall on Thursday, May 13 at 6:50 PM. During the town hall event, Rep. Delgado will provide a brief overview of his work at the federal level to advocate for our region and answer questions from members of the community.

May 12, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Last night, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado hosted a COVID-19 Assistance Webinar for Farmers and Producers. Rep.

May 10, 2021 Press Release
Delgado’s Direct Support for Communities Act Delivers $130.2 Billion to Local Governments to Address Negative Economic Impacts, Invest in Infrastructure, Support Public Health

RHINEBECK, NY – Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury announced the launch of the Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds, established by U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado's (NY-19) Direct Support for Communities Act local government funding formula. Rep.

May 10, 2021 Press Release
38,900 NY-19 Households Eligible for Expanded and Improved Child Tax Credits Under Delgado-Backed American Rescue Plan

RHINEBECK, NY – U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) is urging upstate families to file their taxes before the upcoming May 17 deadline in order to receive increased Child Tax Credit payments to help with the costs of food, child care, diapers, health care, clothing, and more.

May 6, 2021 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) reintroduced the bipartisan End the Limo Loophole Act. Rep. Delgado also joined Rep. Paul Tonko (NY-20) to reintroduce additional legislation to bolster limousine safety. Last Congress, the Representatives' slate of legislation was included in the House-passed Moving Forward Act, HR 2.

May 5, 2021 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY – U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) announced this year's NY-19 Congressional Art Competition winner is Amelia Booth from F.D. Roosevelt High School in Hyde Park, New York. Her piece, Vulpin, can be seen below. The painting will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol over the next year. This year, Rep.

May 4, 2021 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) visited Red Hook, Milton, and Ellenville to speak with farmers, local elected officials, and small business owners about COVID-19 relief. The Congressman highlighted American Rescue Plan provisions to support farmers and producers, local governments, our tourism industry, and small businesses.

May 4, 2021 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY – The Lugar Center, founded by the late former U.S. Senator Richard Lugar and the McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University, named U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) as one of the most bipartisan members of the House of Representatives. Rep.

May 3, 2021 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) announced that restaurants, food trucks, bars, bakeries, breweries, wineries, and other entities in upstate New York will be able to apply for direct relief through the Restaurant Revitalization Fund beginning TODAY, May 3, at 12:00 p.m. ET.

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