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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
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Antonio Delgado, official portrait, 116th Congress / public domain

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.

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Antonio Delgado, official portrait, 116th Congress / public domain

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.

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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.

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Antonio Delgado, official portrait, 116th Congress / public domain

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.

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Antonio Delgado, official portrait, 116th Congress / public domain

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.

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Antonio Delgado, official portrait, 116th Congress / public domain

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

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

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Antonio Delgado, official portrait, 116th Congress / public domain

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
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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.

Farmers face tight margins and market fluctuations.

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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Antonio Delgado, official portrait, 116th Congress / public domain

Almost a decade after the Affordable Care Act, health care policy remains a point of debate in Washington.

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 has had a wild term so far.

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

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Antonio Delgado, official portrait, 116th Congress / public domain

With the backdrop of President Trump vowing to do away with the Affordable Care Act, freshman New York Congressman Antonio Delgado has introduced legislation to create a public health care option under the ACA. The Democrat discussed the bill this week.

Rep. Delgado Discusses Health Care, Broadband Needs

Mar 28, 2019
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Antonio Delgado, official portrait, 116th Congress / public domain

New York Congressman Antonio Delgado recently held a conference call with reporters, speaking to a wide range of issues during his second in-district work week since taking office.

Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood has relocated within Hudson, New York. And a few area lawmakers will be on hand for a ribbon-cutting Monday.

Green New Deal forum at the Albany Public Library.
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In February, New York Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Massachusetts Senator Ed Markey introduced a Green New Deal resolution: a set of proposed economic stimulus programs to address climate change and racial and social economic inequalities. Over the weekend, about 100 people attended a Green New Deal forum at the Albany Public Library.

Congressman Delgado Plans Green Jobs Legislation

Feb 5, 2019
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Antonio Delgado, official portrait, 116th Congress / public domain

Ahead of tonight’s State of the Union address, New York Congressman Antonio Delgado of the 19th district has some ideas about how to add to the conversation about addressing climate change. He plans to put forth legislation concerning green jobs in the name of lowering carbon emissions and increasing investment in renewable energy sources.

Americans are waiting for Robert Mueller to show his cards.

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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Antonio Delgado, official portrait, 116th Congress / public domain

Freshman New York Congressman Antonio Delgado is introducing his second bill. The 19th District Democrat says the legislation sheds light on dark money in politics.

Everyone seems unhappy about the longest government shutdown in history.

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

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