Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Antonio Delgado (D-NY) introduced his first bill as a Member of Congress. The bipartisan Service-Disabled Veterans Small Business Continuation Act — led by Delgado as well as Committee on Small Business Ranking Member Steve Chabot (R-OH), Rep. Jack Bergman (R-MI), and Rep. Lou Correa (D-CA) — would provide the surviving spouse of a service-disabled veteran with federal contracting preference as a Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Small Business Administration (SBA).
WASHINGTON, DC – With federal employees in Upstate New York and across the country missing their first paycheck tomorrow because of the government shutdown, Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) announced today that he will be asking the House of Representatives Chief Administrative Officer to withhold his pay as long as the shutdown continues.
WASHINGTON, DC -- Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) joined bipartisan members of the House of Representatives to vote in favor of a bill that specifically authorizes the Speaker of the House, on behalf of Members of Congress, to defend the Affordable Care Act (ACA) after a federal judge in Texas declared the ACA unconstitutional. The case is currently making its way through the court system.
WASHINGTON, DC -- Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) joined over 100 Members of Congress in sending a letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture on how it will address the possible lapse in benefits under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) due to the government shutdown.
KINGSTON, NY – On Sunday, January 13th, Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) will open his first district office in Kingston and host an open house for folks to stop by, meet him and his staff, and learn more about the services offered through the office.
WASHINGTON, DC -- Today, Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) signed on as an original cosponsor to the Government Shutdown Impact Report Act of 2019, a bill that requires the Congressional Budget Office to submit daily reports to Congress on the cost and impact of a government shutdown on the nation's economy.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Antonio Delgado (NY-19) signed on to cosponsor H.R. 1, the For the People Act, a historic government reform package that will address the imbalance of corporate power in our democracy and make government work for the people.