Antonio Delgado wins Democratic Primary for Lt. Governor

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) – Congressman Antonio Delgado has won the Democratic Primary for Lt. Governor.

Delgado was the first person of color to represent upstate New York in Congress and is a member of both the Black and Hispanic Congressional Caucuses. He represents the state’s 19th Congressional District, which includes Hudson Valley and Catskills.

Delgado is the current Lt. Governor of New York. He was sworn in on May 25, taking the role of Brian Benjamin who resigned on April 12 following his arrest for federal corruption charges that he denies.

Lieutenant Governor Democratic Primary

Ana Maria Archila (D)

Ana Maria Archila was born in Bogota. She has served as co-founder and co-executive director of Make the Road New York, founding and executive director of Make the Road Action, co-executive director of the Center for Popular Democracy, and co-chair of the Working Families Party national committee

Diana Reyna (D)

Reyna received her bachelor’s degree from Pace University. Her professional experience includes working as Deputy Borough President for then-Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams.

Antonio Delgado (D)

Delgado is the Lieutenant Governor of New York. He assumed office on May 25, 2022. His current term ends on January 1, 2023.