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December 29, 2020 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY—Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) announced this year’s Congressional App Challenge winner. The Congressional App Challenge promotes engagement in STEM and computer programming by inviting students nationwide to create original apps.

 

December 28, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC — On Wednesday, December 23, 2020 the President issued a veto of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), requiring Congress to vote to override the Presidential veto to ensure the bill becomes law.

December 28, 2020 Press Release

 WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) voted with colleagues on both sides of the aisle to pass the Caring for Americans with Supplemental Help (CASH) Act of 2020. This legislation would increase the amount of money people receive in a second round of direct payments to $2,000.

December 23, 2020 Press Release

KINGSTON, NY – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) met with Ulster County Executive Patrick Ryan at the Ulster County Office Building in Kingston. The Congressman and County Executive’s meeting focused on understanding the county’s plan to distribute the COVID-19 vaccine.

December 22, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Last night, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) voted to pass a bipartisan legislative package made up of a $1.4 trillion FY21 budget and a $900 billion COVID-19 assistance bill. This legislation included several measures introduced by Rep. Delgado that will provide urgently needed relief for small businesses.

December 21, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) voted to pass a bipartisan legislative package that will provide American families and businesses with urgently needed pandemic relief. The package is comprised of a $1.4 trillion FY21 budget and a $900 billion COVID-19 assistance package. Before casting his vote, Rep.

December 21, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – On Saturday, December 19, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) held his 50th town hall, this one on Facebook Live.

December 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) received the first dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine. After his vaccination, Rep. Delgado released the following statement:

December 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – After holding a town hall earlier this week, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) announced that he will hold another, his 50th, while negotiations around legislation to fund the government and provide additional stimulus relief remain ongoing. During the event, Rep.

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In The News

July 29, 2020 In The News

The House of Representatives recently passed the bipartisan National Defense Authorization Act. Two New York congressmen from the Hudson Valley are behind a number of the measures that were included.

Democratic Congressman Antonio Delgado of the 19th district advocated for two provisions that were included in the NDAA.

July 29, 2020 In The News

Reps. Antonio Delgado, D-N.Y., and Jim Sensenbrenner, R-Wis., on Monday introduced the Small Farm to School Act, bipartisan legislation to create an eight-state pilot program for local public schools to be reimbursed at a higher rate for sourcing school lunches from small farmers under the National School Lunch Program.

July 29, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON – The Small Farm to School Act, proposed by Congressman Antonio Delgado (D, NY-19) would incentivize partnerships between small farms and local schools.

The measure would create an eight-state program where local public schools would be reimbursed at a higher rate for sourcing school lunches from small farmers under the National School Lunch Program.

July 29, 2020 In The News

A New York congressman, who sits on the House Agriculture Committee, has introduced bipartisan legislation to support partnerships between small farms and local schools.

July 28, 2020 In The News

Rep. Delgado’s Small Farm to School Act would create a pilot program to incentivize public schools to work closely with local farmers

July 28, 2020 In The News

Congressman Antonio Delgado, D-19, has introduced a bill that would help support local farms and ensure healthy food options for students.

The Small Farm to School Act would provide incentives for schools to use food produced at local farms.

July 28, 2020 In The News

Congressman Antonio Delgado, NY-19, has co-sponsored the bipartisan Small Farm to School Act, an eight-state pilot program where public schools would be reimbursed at a higher rate for sourcing school lunches from small farmers under the National School Lunch Program.

July 16, 2020 In The News

CATSKILL — Greene County lawmakers Wednesday night approved a retainer agreement with a Long Island-based law firm in a lawsuit against the manufacturers of chemicals used at the county’s firefighting training center in Cairo, which are present in the municipal drinking water.

July 13, 2020 In The News

HYDE PARK – The Roosevelt Fire District in Hyde Park will get a needed financial shot in the arm from the federal Department of Homeland Security’s Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program.

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