Press Releases

April 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON (April 19, 2019) – On Thursday, Congressman Antonio Delgado (D-N.Y.) led House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wisc.), House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson (D-Minn.), and Reps.

April 12, 2019 Press Release

In his first 100 days in Congress, Rep. Antonio Delgado has strived to achieve true representation by grounding his work in serving the people of New York’s 19th Congressional District.

 

April 11, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC -- The Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) announcement earlier today that it will issue a Certificate of Completion for the remedial actions taken by General Electric (GE) in response to their contamination of the Hudson River is woefully misguided and a complete misapprehension of the facts on the ground. The EPA’s decision will make it harder for the EPA to require GE to c

April 11, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Today, Congressman Antonio Delgado (NY-19) joined with Congressman John Joyce (PA-13) to introduce H.R. 2142, a bipartisan bill that would make it easier for small businesses to comply with federal regulations.

April 10, 2019 Press Release
Amendment would solicit a report to Congress on ways to increase the availability of standalone broadband internet service to rural consumers.

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 1644, the Save the Internet Act, which restores critical net neutrality protections overturned by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) last year. The bill includes a Delgado amendment that passed the House with strong bipartisan support by a vote of 363-60.

April 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the bipartisan Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act. The bill, which Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) is a cosponsor of, reauthorizes the 1994 Violence Against Women Act and expands upon it to prevent sexual assault and domestic violence, and support survivors.

April 3, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Following NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg’s address to Members of Congress today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) released the following statement:

April 2, 2019 Press Release
Yesterday, Delgado led introduction of Medicare-X Choice Act

WASHINGTON, DC – Following Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) leading the introduction of the Medicare-X Choice Act, Delgado today delivered a speech on the floor of the House of Representatives highlighting the importance of the bill and why our country needs universal health care coverage.

April 2, 2019 Press Release
Submissions must be delivered to a district office by April 22nd

KINGSTON, NY -- U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) today invited high school students across New York's 19th Congressional District to participate in this year's Congressional Art Competition. The winner will have their art displayed in the U.S. Capitol for the year.

April 1, 2019 Press Release
Bill would allow all Americans to purchase a public health insurance plan through the popular Medicare program

WASHINGTON, DC -- Today, Congressman Antonio Delgado (NY-19) led the reintroduction of the Medicare-X Choice Act, legislation to create a public option health plan available for purchase on the individual and small business exchanges. Delgado was joined by Representatives John Larson (CT-1) and Brian Higgins (NY-26).

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