Press Releases

May 9, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON DC—Today, Congressman Antonio Delgado (NY-19) along with Reps. Mike Gallagher (WI-08), Dan Kildee (MI-05), and Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) introduced H.R. 2577, bipartisan legislation that would require per-and polyfluoroalkyl chemicals (PFAS) to be listed on the Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

May 8, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – This morning, Congressman Antonio Delgado (NY-19) delivered the following remarks during the House Committee on Small Business hearing, “Honoring the Nation’s Small Business Heroes” to introduce Kingston resident, Nels Leader, Vice President of Bread Alone Bakery. Below is a video of his introduction and a transcript of his remarks:

May 7, 2019 Press Release
Nels Leader of Bread Alone Bakery will testify at House Small Business Committee Hearing During National Small Business Week

WASHINGTON, D.C.— On Wednesday, May 8th at 10:00 a.m. in honor of National Small Business Week, Rep. Antonio Delgado will bring Nels Leader, Vice President (VP) of the Bread Alone Bakery, to Washington, D.C. to testify in front of the House Small Business Committee.

May 7, 2019 Press Release
Bipartisan bill would honor the legacy of Navy linguist killed by suicide bombing in Syria

WASHINGTON, DC– Congressman Antonio Delgado (NY-19) introduced bipartisan legislation to rename a Pine Plains post office after Senior Chief Petty Officer Shannon M. Kent. Kent was one of four Americans killed in January by a suicide bombing in Syria during her fifth combat tour in the Middle East. Delgado was joined on the bill by Reps.

May 2, 2019 Press Release
Bipartisan legislation builds on past success to deliver unprecedented access to safe & proven addiction treatment

WASHINGTONU.S. Representatives Antonio Delgado (D-NY), Paul Tonko (D-NY), Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján (D-NM), Ted Budd (R-NC), Elise Stefanik (R-NY) and Mike Turner (R-OH) unveiled groundbreaking legislation today to greatly expand access to life-saving medication to treat addiction on a scale not seen since the start of America’s opioid crisis.

May 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. (May 2, 2019) – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Climate Action Now Act, legislation supported by Congressman Delgado (NY-19) to fulfill the U.S. commitment to the historic Paris Climate Agreement.

May 1, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Today, the House Small Business Committee voted to pass bipartisan legislation introduced by Congressman Antonio Delgado (NY-19) and Congressman Dr. John Joyce (PA-13). Delgado’s proposal, H.R. 2142, would make it easier for small businesses to comply with onerous federal regulations.

April 30, 2019 Press Release
At locations in Montgomery, Schoharie, Columbia and Otsego Counties, Delgado caseworkers will assist constituents with federal services.

KINGSTON, NY – Each month, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado’s district caseworkers will host mobile office hours for constituents to come meet with the Congressman’s staff and receive assistance with constituent services.

April 24, 2019 Press Release

Kingston, NY - U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado is using the April in-district work period to help local small business owners in New York's 19th Congressional district.