Boxing Legend Oscar De La Hoya to Run for President in 2020 Oscar De La Hoya says he plans to launch an unexpected bid for the United States presidency in 2020.
There have been growing rumors recently that the former six-weight world title holder would run for public office.
Oscar De La Hoya, via statement The 45-year-old, who is very popular among Mexican-Americans, will run as a Democrat during the next electoral cycle.
De La Hoya says he believes his boxing promotional experience and personal wealth will help him obtain the highest office in the land.
The 1992 Olympic champion claims he had hopes of sitting in the oval office “many years ago.”