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April 20, 2020 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY – On Friday, April 17, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) held his fifth telephone town hall focused on responding to the coronavirus pandemic and providing resources available to the community during this difficult time. After holding 35 in-person town halls, Rep.

April 16, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Antonio Delgado (NY-19) and U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) urged Congress to include robust funding for rural communities in the next coronavirus relief package.

April 15, 2020 Press Release

Wanted to be sure you saw this op-Ed from U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) published in the Times-Journal in Cobleskill today on the importance of supporting our farmers throughout the COVID-19 outbreak and the Congressman’s work to include small farmers in Small Business Administration’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans.

April 13, 2020 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY—Last Thursday, April 9, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) held his fourth weekly telephone town hall to connect with the community and provide resources surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak. After holding 35 in-person town halls, Rep.

April 10, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—This week, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) joined as an original co-sponsor of the Coronavirus Community Relief Act, new legislation to provide $250 billion in stabilization funds for local communities, cities and towns across the United States that are struggling amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

April 8, 2020 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY—Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado along with his family drove in the Rhinebeck Health Care Salute Parade to pay tribute to health care workers, medical professionals, and custodial staff working at Northern Dutchess Hospital to treat patients with COVID-19. The family held handmade signs as they drove along with members of the community.

April 8, 2020 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY—Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) issued the following statement on the removal of Acting Defense Department Inspector General Glenn Fine from his position as head of the Pandemic Response Accountability Committee created in the bipartisan CARES Act:

April 6, 2020 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY—On Friday, April 3, Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) held his third telephone town hall to reach folks across all eleven counties in NY-19 for a conversation about how our region is experiencing the Coronavirus pandemic. After holding 35 in-person town halls, Rep.

April 5, 2020 Press Release

Wanted to be sure you saw this op-Ed from U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) published in the Times Herald-Record today on the importance of supporting our small businesses throughout the COVID-19 outbreak and small business provisions in the bipartisan CARES Act.

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In The News

May 1, 2020 In The News

RHINEBECK, N.Y. – Two Mid-Hudson Valley federal officials have introduced legislation that, if approved, would provide debt forgiveness for some farmers.

U.S. Rep. Antonio Delgado, D-Rhinebeck, and Sean Patrick Maloney, D-Cold Spring, have introduced the legislation known as the “Relief for America’s Small Farmers Act.”

May 1, 2020 In The News

Dairy Exports Headed for Recovery, Del Co Farm Bureau President Projects

May 1, 2020 In The News

U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19)  joined a handful of colleagues and introduced the Relief for America’s Small Farmers Act, legislation to support upstate New York’s small family farms by providing one-time debt forgiveness of up to $250,000 for farmers who hold existing loan obligations with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).

April 28, 2020 In The News

DELAWARE COUNTY - On Friday, April 17 Congressman Antonio Delgado, representing New York’s 19th Congressional District which includes Delaware County, held a telephone town hall to outline action taken at the federal level to address the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic.

April 28, 2020 In The News

AARP members in New York’s 19th congressional district had the opportunity to ask their representative questions about the federal response to COVID-19. The nonpartisan AARP held a telephone town hall with Democratic Congressman Antonio Delgado Monday about the concerns of older Americans.

April 27, 2020 In The News

Rep. Antonio Delgado, D-NY., Rep. Xochitl Torres Small, D-N.M., and Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., led colleagues in the House and Senate today to write a bipartisan letter to Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, urging the administration to establish a “Rural COVID-19 Task Force.”

April 25, 2020 In The News

ALBANY NY (WRGB) - Small business loans, federal aid for states and post office funding were just several big topics discussed with Congressman Antonio Delgado during a telephone town hall he held Friday with constituents.

April 23, 2020 In The News

The U.S. House of Representatives Thursday passed an emergency coronavirus relief package to support small business relief programs. New York Congressman Antonio Delgado voted in support of the measure that also includes funding for hospitals and a national COVID-19 testing strategy.

April 20, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON – The Senate has passed the new legislation providing supplemental funding for small business programs including the Paycheck Protection Program and Economic Injury Disaster Loans and Emergency grants, as well as funding for hospitals and COVID-19 testing.

April 17, 2020 In The News

 

 

Greene and Columbia county officials awaiting shipments of testing kits were disappointed to learn Thursday the delivery was postponed for a week.

 

As calls for public testing intensify, Columbia County officials unveiled plans for a drive-through testing clinic on Wednesday.

 

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