Delgado, against impeachment, denounces the President
Aug 27, 2019 11:49 pm
Paul Kirby reports in the Daily Freeman that Rep. Antonio Delgado called it "profoundly troubling" that President Donald Trump did not attend a meeting about climate change and the Amazon rain forest wildfires at the G-7 summit in France. Delgado, on a conference call with reporters Aug. 27, said, “We should be leading when it comes to ... a severe threat to the environment, to humanity for that matter,” not “pulling ourselves out of the conversation.” French President Emmanuel Macron did say that Trump aides were at the meeting. Delgado, at a town hall meeting in Rensselaer County on Aug. 26, again said he was not in favor of impeaching the president, saying, (PLAY BRIEF EXCERPT OF DELGADO'S TOWN HALL MEETING)"Where we are right now is, I think, where we need to be." Read more about this story in the Daily Freeman.