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May 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19), member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, announced the introduction of legislation to boost funding for rural public transportation.

May 15, 2020 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY – U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) is part of a multi-Member effort calling on the U.S.

May 14, 2020 Press Release

Wanted to make sure you saw Representatives Antonio Delgado (NY-19) and Lee Zeldin (NY-01)’s op-ed in USA Today discussing the urgent need to pass their

May 13, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—This week, House of Representatives leadership unveiled the Heroes Act, the latest emergency legislation to respond to the coronavirus and ensure support for state and local governments who have taken on enormous debts while responding to this public health crisis.

May 11, 2020 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY—On Thursday, May 7, Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) held his eighth telephone town hall focused on hearing from the community about their experiences with the coronavirus and accessing federal resources.

May 8, 2020 Press Release

KINGSTON, NY—Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) invites 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.

May 6, 2020 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY—Today, following an announcement by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that they will invest $800,000 to clean up and maintain two Brownfield sites in Sullivan and Montgomery Counties, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19), a strong advocate of the Brownfields Program in Congress, released the following statement:


In The News

May 14, 2020 In The News

DELHI - U.S. Congressman Antonio Delgado, representing New York’s 19th Congressional District which includes Delaware County, held a business-centric virtual town hall via video conference hosted by the Delaware County Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, May 13. 

May 14, 2020 In The News

The $3 trillion HEROES Act is scheduled for a vote on Friday in the U.S. House. Representative Antonio Delgado NY-19 of the Hudson Valley, says rural areas like his didn’t get much from the last stimulus package, so this time around, he was determined to change that.  

May 13, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON – The Heroes Act, unveiled this week in the U.S. House of Representatives, is expected to be voted on Friday and includes a number of provisions to from Congressman Antonio Delgado’s Direct Support for Communities Act.

May 13, 2020 In The News
Aim: To Help Localities Rebound From COVID
May 13, 2020 In The News

KINGSTON —U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (D-19th) invites 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. Last year’s winning piece was “Shelter” by Greyson VanVorst of Ichabod Crane High School.

May 13, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House of Representatives will vote on Friday on a massive bill for further coronavirus relief, including a second round of $1,200 checks for individuals, hazard pay for essential workers, more funding for COVID-19 testing and contact tracing and aid for people struggling to afford rent or food.

May 12, 2020 In The News

On May 8, Congressman Antonio Delgado (NY-19) told WJFF’s Jason Dole how he led a successful bipartisan effort to provide local farmers access to Economic Injury Disaster Loans through the Small Businesses Administration. Now, he’s trying to make sure the next round of federal funding goes to state and local governments, particularly for rural communities like his own.

May 11, 2020 In The News

New York Congressman Antonio Delgado is pushing bipartisan legislation that would directly assist local governments in their responses to and recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. The local relief would complement aid to states that congressional representatives are also urging. WAMC’s Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne spoke with Delgado about this bill and more.

May 10, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON – Congressmen Antonio Delgado (D, NY-19) and Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), have joined forces with Democratic Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand to introduce the Direct Support for communities Act, which would provide local governments with direct federal relief that could be used to pay for essential services and offset lost revenues and increased costs from the COVID-19 emerge

May 8, 2020 In The News

U.S. Rep. Antonio Delgado said Friday he thinks the need of all states for municipal aid will overcome partisan politics in the next federal coronavirus bill.