Posts Tagged ‘Congress’

Brooklyn, NY (September 15, 2017) – New York District 11 Congressional candidate and retired pro boxer Boyd Melson will participate in the March to Protect American Democracy Saturday, September 16 in Washington, DC. The march is organized by 4DPAC, a registered political action committee working to elect leaders believing in the value of progressive American […]

Staten Island, NY (August 2, 2017) – 2018 Democratic Congressional candidate Boyd Melson, a West Point graduate, retired professional boxer and Captain in the Army Reserve, is dedicating three days from his busy schedule to help others in Staten Island and beyond. The 35-year-old, who is running in New York’s 11th district, is known for […]

New York, NY (May 3, 2017) – Retired professional boxer, current public speaker, 2003 West Point graduate and Army Public Affairs Officer Boyd Melson announced he’ll run for Congress as a Moderate Democrat in 2018 for New York’s 11th District, covering Staten Island and South Brooklyn. Born to a Jewish mother & Louisiana Creole father, […]

For Immediate Release New York, NY (April 3, 2017) – Retired professional boxer, present-day motivational speaker and United States Army Public Affairs Reserve Officer, Capt. Boyd Melson will be a keynote speaker at the 2017 Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) State Leadership Conference April 5-7 in Rochester, NY at the Riverside Convention Center. A […]

Boyd “Rainmaker” Melson may be the only fighter in boxing history not in the sport for financial gain and even came out of retirement for one final match to raise funds for others. A multi-time champion as an amateur that defeated future pro standouts Keith Thurman, Charles Hatley, and Deandre Latimore, Melson had a different […]