Congressman Antonio Delgado

Michelle Hinchey Launches Bid For NYS Senate Seat

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WAMC, Allison Dunne

Michelle Hinchey, daughter of the late New York Congressman Maurice Hinchey, kicked off her bid Monday for New York state Senate. A number of elected officials were on hand, including one current and one former New York congressman.

Rep. Delgado Focuses On Affordable Housing

Sep 10, 2019

Lawmakers are back in Washington following the summer recess. Democratic New York Congressman Antonio Delgado held a conference call with reporters Tuesday to discuss his activities in the 19th District in recent weeks, including a focus on affordable housing.

New York Congressman Antonio Delgado has introduced legislation to boost financial aid and support for working and nontraditional students. The hope is to increase college access without saddling students with debt.

The 2020 campaign is already going strong.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic Representative Antonio Delgado of New York’s 19th House district wraps up his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

The summer recess gives members of Congress a chance to work back home.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic Representative Antonio Delgado of New York’s 19th House district speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

The summer recess gives members of Congress a chance to work back home.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic Representative Antonio Delgado of New York’s 19th House district speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

First-term New York Congressman Antonio Delgado held a conference call with reporters Tuesday. He spoke about what did during his in-district work week, and weighed in on President Donald Trump’s pass on attending a G-7 climate meeting.

Retired General Tony German Launches Bid For NY-19

Aug 22, 2019
Tony German

A retired two-star General wants to run for the U.S. House against first-term Democratic Congressman Antonio Delgado of New York’s 19th Congressional district. Tony German is the Former Adjutant General of the New York National Guard and spent 36 years in the military. Fellow Republican John Faso, who spent one term representing the district, declined to seek a rematch against Delgado in 2020. WAMC’s Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne spoke with German about why he decided to run.

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Congress is away from Washington for the month of August, and New York Congressman Antonio Delgado has visited a number of craft breweries as well as family farms so far.

Former special counsel Robert Mueller answers questions from Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney at July's hearing.
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Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller recently testified before the U.S. House Judiciary and Intelligence Committees about his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. And two Democratic New York Congressmen from the Hudson Valley are providing their takes on whether to move forward with an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. 

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A New York congressman has introduced bipartisan legislation to provide tax relief for self-employed business owners.

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Congressional representatives from New York are back after visiting facilities on the U.S. southern border to see firsthand the conditions for processing and holding undocumented immigrants. Democratic Congressman Antonio Delgado joined a delegation to Texas and says the problem is complex.

Congressman Delgado To Hold Town Halls In Two Counties

Jul 20, 2019

New York Congressman Antonio Delgado is holding two town halls. One is Saturday; the other is Monday.

Rep. Delgado, Delegation Visit U.S. Border Facilities

Jul 19, 2019
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A New York congressman from the Hudson Valley is part of a delegation that is visiting facilities at the U.S. border Friday.

New York Congressman Antonio Delgado recently briefed reporters about his July in-district work week. The Democrat says he’s keeping close watch on testimony regarding two separate issues.

House Passes Bills With Delgado's Broadband Measure

Jun 26, 2019
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Democratic New York Congressman Antonio Delgado has secured a broadband measure in a package of appropriations bills passed by the House of Representatives.

U.S. Senator, Rep Introduce Water Infrastructure Bill

Jun 16, 2019
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U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and 19th District Congressman Antonio Delgado have introduced legislation to help communities repair their aging water infrastructure.

Is Roe v. Wade in danger?

In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic Representative Antonio Delgado of New York’s 19th House district wraps up his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

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New York Congressman Antonio Delgado has wrapped up a district work period. He briefed reporters Monday about his latest focus on education and workforce development. The 19th District Democrat also voiced his disappointment over the state of rural broadband.

New York Congressman Antonio Delgado has just wrapped up a district work period. The 19th District Democrat briefed reporters Monday. And while he spoke about how he spent the work period, he also addressed questions on a wide range of other issues.

That bipartisan infrastructure plan didn’t have a long shelf life.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic Representative Antonio Delgado of New York’s 19th House district continues his conversation with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

The new Congress is halfway through its first year.

In today’s Congressional Corner, Democratic Representative Antonio Delgado of New York’s 19th House district speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

Congressman Offers Veterans Resource Fair In NY-19

May 24, 2019

New York Congressman Antonio Delgado is offering his first veterans resource fair Friday for the 19th District.

College Graduations Under Way This Weekend And Next

May 18, 2019

There are a number of college graduations taking place over the next few weeks. In the Hudson Valley, one features the vice president of the United States; another; a first-term New York congressman.

Today, the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Environment and Climate Change Subcommittee is holding a legislative hearing on a series of bills related to PFAS contaminants, a class of compounds discovered in water supplies across the country.

NY Rep Is Part Of House Task Force On Rural Broadband

May 14, 2019
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A New York congressman joined his colleagues Monday in moving toward achieving rural broadband for all.

NY Reps Introduce PFAS Bills

May 10, 2019
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Two New York congressmen on Thursday introduced separate pieces of legislation around the manmade group of chemicals known as PFAS.

First-term New York Congressman Antonio Delgado held a conference call with reporters today. He spoke about his latest work in the 19th district and addressed recent headlines.

NY Rep Leads Bill To Help Farmers In Debt

Apr 20, 2019
WAMC, Allison Dunne

A New York congressman says he is leading a bipartisan bill to ease bankruptcy rules for farmers.

NY Rep Sponsors A Bill To Help Small Businesses

Apr 11, 2019

A New York congressman has introduced a bill that would ease regulatory compliance for small businesses.

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