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June 19, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Last night, the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure passed the INVEST in America Act, comprehensive transportation legislation which includes a nearly $500 billion investment in American infrastructure to create jobs, support American manufacturing, and restore U.S. competitiveness.

June 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) released the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.


June 15, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) and Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) both members of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, announced bipartisan legislation to require the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to determine if there is any PFAS contamination on any of their facilities or operating sites.

June 11, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19), member of the House Task Force on Rural Broadband, announced his support for the Rural Broadband Acceleration Act, introduced by Whip Jim Clyburn and Rep. Fred Upton.

June 11, 2020 Press Release

RHINEBECK, NY—This week, Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) joined a bipartisan group of committee members in a letter to the Small Business Administration (SBA) seeking more information regarding issues within the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and emergency advance program, as it was extended by Congress to provide immediate relief for small businesses struggling in

June 9, 2020 Press Release

HYDE PARK, NY—Today, U.S. Representative Antonio Delgado (NY-19) announced this year’s Congressional Art Competition winner is Alyssa Palermo from F.D. Roosevelt High School in Hyde Park, New York. Her piece, Adolescent Sunsets, can be seen below. The painting will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol over the next year.


In The News

May 29, 2020 In The News

Congressman Antonio Delgado, R-19 [sic], today voted with a bipartisan coalition to add flexibility to the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and make this tool more accessible to upstate businesses in need of assistance, his office announced.

May 28, 2020 In The News

The Trump Administration has reversed course and extended authorization of National Guard service. This comes following pushes from many elected officials, including two New York congressmen.

May 27, 2020 In The News

Congressman Antonio Delgado kept the focus on the need for federal help to get New York State’s towns, villages, and schools through the COVID-19 fallout Thursday at what’s likely to be his last Tele-Town Hall for a while.

May 27, 2020 In The News

ALBANY NY (WRGB) - A new resource is available for local farms and farmers struggling during this pandemic.

The Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) includes $16 billion, funded in part by the CARES Act, to provide direct payments to farmers impacted by this public health emergency and the food supply chain.

May 26, 2020 In The News

POUGHKEEPSIE – The Dutchess County Memorial Day parade traveled across the county on Monday, after a wreath-laying ceremony at the Dutchess County War Memorial in Arlington.  

May 26, 2020 In The News

The Sidney Municipal Airport was awarded $30,000 in federal funding through the Federal Aviation Administration in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

The United States has seen air travel decrease by more than 90% as a result of the pandemic, according to a media release from the office of U.S. Rep. Antonio Delgado, D-Rhinebeck.

May 25, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON, DC—There is $640,296 in funding for rural broadband deployment in Columbia and Greene counties, according to separate press releases, from Representative Antonio Delgado (D-19), and senators Kirsten Gillibrand and Charles Schumer. The Federal Communication Commission (FCC) awarded Mid-Hudson Data Corp.

May 22, 2020 In The News

Nearly two months after the law was signed to distribute stimulus checks to millions of Americans, the Internal Revenue Service is starting to answer questions about the payments over the phone. 

May 22, 2020 In The News

Reps. John Katko and Antonio Delgado are leading a bipartisan push to have President Donald Trump extend the authorization for National Guard activities in New York through the duration of the national emergency declaration. 

May 21, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON – Congressman Antonio Delgado (D, NY-19) has won the support of the Democrat-controlled House, but he needs the support of the Republican Senate with his Direct Support for communities Act?

The first-term lawmaker is confident there is room for bipartisan support for his measure.