Antonio Delgado

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Antonio Delgado
Antonio Delgado, official portrait, 116th Congress.jpg
Lieutenant Governor of New York
Assumed office
May 25, 2022
GovernorKathy Hochul
Preceded byBrian Benjamin
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 19th district
In office
January 3, 2019 – May 25, 2022
Preceded byJohn Faso
Succeeded byVacant
Personal details
Born
Antonio Ramon Delgado

(1977-01-28) January 28, 1977 (age 45)
Schenectady, New York, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)
Lacey Schwartz (m. 2011)
Children2
EducationColgate University (BA)
The Queen's College, Oxford (MA)
Harvard University (JD)
WebsiteHouse website

Antonio Ramon Delgado (born January 28, 1977) is an American attorney and politician. Delgado is the Lieutenant Governor of New York since 2022. He was the U.S. representative from New York's 19th congressional district from 2019 until 2022. He is the first person of either African-American or Hispanic descent to be elected to Congress from Upstate New York.[1]

On May 3, 2022, Delgado was selected by Governor Kathy Hochul to be lieutenant governor of New York.[2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Solender, Andrew. "Democrat Antonio Delgado has defeated Republican incumbent John Faso". Chronogram Magazine. Retrieved November 9, 2018.
  2. https://www.cityandstateny.com/politics/2022/05/hochul-taps-upstate-rep-antonio-delgado-lg/366415/
  3. "Governor Hochul Announces Appointment of Representative Antonio Delgado as Lieutenant Governor | Governor Kathy Hochul". www.governor.ny.gov. Retrieved 2022-05-03.