Press Releases

April 30, 2021 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19), along with Reps. Jimmy Panetta (CA-20), Don Beyer (VA-08), Mike Kelly (PA-16), Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05), and Don Bacon (NE-02) reintroduced the Military Spouse Hiring Act, bipartisan legislation that incentivizes employers to hire spouses of members of the United States Armed Forces.

April 28, 2021 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY – U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) released the following statement in response to President Joe Biden’s Joint Address to Congress:

April 28, 2021 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY – Ahead of President Biden's Joint Address to Congress, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) released statistics highlighting the new federal resources that New York families and upstate communities have received as a result of the historic American Rescue Plan.

April 27, 2021 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY – Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced plans to release new practice guidelines to allow practitioners to more easily prescribe a proven effective opioid addiction treatment to patients. This guidance answers U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado’s (NY-19) call to remove the “x-waiver.” In 2019, Rep.

April 21, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representatives Antonio Delgado (NY-19) and Nancy Mace (SC-01) introduced the VA Peer Support Enhancement for MST Survivors Act. The bipartisan bill establishes a peer support program at the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) for survivors of Military Sexual Trauma (MST).

April 20, 2021 Press Release
CEO of Otsego Rural Electric Cooperative and OEConnect Testifies in House Agriculture Committee Rural Broadband Hearing

WASHINGTON – Today, Chairman of the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit (CEEC) Antonio Delgado (NY-19) introduced Tim Johnson, CEO, Otsego Rural Electric Cooperative and OEConnect, to the House Committee on Agriculture. Mr.

April 16, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) successfully amended H.R. 1309, the Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act, bipartisan legislation to address workplace violence in health care and social services sectors.

April 15, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) voted to pass H.R. 7, the Paycheck Fairness Act, landmark legislation that will help close the gender wage gap by strengthening equal pay protections for women.

April 15, 2021 Press Release
In First 100 Days of 117th Congress, Delgado Secures Over $400 Million for NY-19 Local Governments, Recovers $253,000 for NY-19 Families, Introduces 13 Bills/Amendments, and More

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) released a 100 Days Report highlighting his work to deliver for New York's 19th Congressional District. This week marks the 100th day of the historic 117th Congress. Over the past 100 days, Rep. Delgado has:

April 14, 2021 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY – This week, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) visited Liberty Central School District and Ellenville Central School District to donate books from the Library of Congress Surplus Books Program and discuss American Rescue Plan educational funding.

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