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March 15, 2021 Press Release

SCHOHARIE COUNTY, NY – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) toured the Murphy Road site with Assemblyman Chris Tague, Senator Peter Oberacker, and Town of Wright Supervisor Alex Luniewski. Murphy Road has suffered erosion and storm damage since the late 1980's and requires additional repairs to protect public safety.

March 15, 2021 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY – U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) will hold a telephone town hall on Tuesday, March 16 at 6:00 PM with representatives from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Last week, the American Rescue Plan was signed into law. On Friday, March 12, Economic Impact Payments (stimulus checks) began hitting Americans’ bank accounts.

March 12, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representatives Antonio Delgado (NY-19) and Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-15) introduced the bipartisan Whole Milk for Healthy Kids Act of 2021, which allows for unflavored and flavored whole milk to be offered in school cafeterias.

March 11, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) voted to pass the Bipartisan Background Checks Act and the Enhanced Background Checks Act, two critically important gun safety bills that will save lives.

March 11, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – This week, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) joined Democrats and Republicans to help pass the VA VACCINE Act, which empowers the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to offer COVID-19 vaccines to all veterans and their caregivers. Recently, members of Rep.

March 10, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, the House voted to pass the American Rescue Plan and send the legislation to President Joe Biden. The American Rescue Plan includes U.S.

March 9, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Tonight, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Protecting the Right to Organize Act, or PRO Act. The historic PRO Act will help rebuild the middle class by protecting workers’ basic right to join a union, holding employers accountable for violating workers’ rights and securing free, fair and safe union elections. U.S.

March 9, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Tonight, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) held his 53rd town hall to answer questions from NY-19 residents and provide an update on his work in Washington, DC and across New York's 19th Congressional District. Rep.

March 8, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) will hold a virtual town hall focused on the American Rescue Plan on Tuesday, March 9 at 7:00 PM. This week, the House will vote to pass the American Rescue Plan, which includes a provision introduced by Rep. Delgado that delivers $130.2 billion to local governments across the United States. Rep.

March 3, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) voted to pass H.R. 1, the For the People Act, a sweeping anti-corruption package to clean up Washington, protect and expand voting rights, restore integrity to government, and put the needs and priorities of the American people ahead of special interests. H.R. 1 includes Rep.

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In The News

November 14, 2020 In The News

Neither a light drizzle nor the coronavirus stopped Lamouree-Hackett American Legion Post 72 in Saugerties from celebrating Veterans Day in its traditional fashion, but the ceremony was shortened, and the traditional lunch and invitation to the legion’s museum were dropped from the observance.

November 7, 2020 In The News

NEW YORK – US Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) recently introduced legislation that would allow seniors to “age in place” by providing a tax credit to cover 100 percent of the costs of any modifications older Americans make to their homes — such as grab bars, wheelchair ramps, walk-in tubs, and more – to allow for safe, independent living.

November 5, 2020 In The News

The American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) offered its support of HR 8540, the Keeping Seniors Safe from COVID-19 Through Home Design Act, introduced by Rep. John Katko (R-N.Y.).

November 1, 2020 In The News

A New York congressman has introduced a bill to help senior citizens age in place by providing a tax credit.

October 29, 2020 In The News

HUDSON – The Treasury Department has awarded $124,075 in federal funding for the Hudson Valley Agribusiness Development Corporation (HVADC), a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) in the Hudson Valley. 

October 23, 2020 In The News

Three New York congressmen have introduced bipartisan legislation to direct a study on how to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in nursing homes and assisted living facilities.

October 21, 2020 In The News

U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) announced Oct. 15 a $683,692 award from the Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grant program at USDA Rural Development to supplement programs at Otsego Northern Catskills BOCES (ONC BOCES).

October 21, 2020 In The News

It was nothing short of historic when the Town of Middleburgh gathered Saturday to cut the ribbon on its $3.2 million shelter and ambulance building.
Quite literally.

October 20, 2020 In The News

CANAJOHARIE — This village is like a number of Mohawk Valley Rust Belt communities along Interstate 90 where the industrial base left years ago with nothing to replace it.

And Canajoharie has an additional challenge: sky high water and sewer rates, thanks to the debt incurred to service what had been the village’s economic mainstay.

October 20, 2020 In The News

NEW YORK – The fentanyl crisis, producing a dramatic surge in overdose deaths, has spurred creative thinking in police and government circles in Ulster, Green and Columbia counties.

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