Are you supporting #TeamPrezza? Drop us a quote on why you're supporting John at [email protected] Below are just a few of the reasons that some of our supporters decided to back #JP4PCC!
John Hannett, Usdaw General Secretary
"John is a strong voice and a longtime supporter of our Freedom From Fear Campaign which seeks to prevent violence, threats and abuse against shopworkers. We know John will ensure that local policing will help to keep all frontline workers safe."
Cllr Lynn Petrini, Newington Ward
"I know John Prescott’s history of campaigning for the party. John is the only credible choice for me who will represent the people in a strong voice that will be heard in all areas. He’s the candidate who will win it for Labour against a Tory 30k majority."
Danny Brown, Lord Mayor of Hull
"In my opinion those five pledges say it all and in order to ensure they are delivered they will need the experience, local knowledge, commitment and dedication that JP has shown in his service to the people of Hull."
Cllr Gary Wareing, Hull
"As a long standing Labour Party member I'm looking for someone who has made a long term commitment to the Labour Party and working people. Only John Prescott fits the Bill."
Cllr Shelagh Finlay, ERYC & Bridlington
"The 5 pledges that John put forward will allow the public, who will ultimately make the choice, the opportunity to understand what he will bring to the role. Coupled with that is a high profile and a wonderful ability to engage, get his message across and win support."
Cllr Paul McCartan, Isle of Axholme
"For a Police Commissioner for Yorkshire & Humber I want someone who isnt afraid to stand up to the Government and protect our police. I truly believe John is the best person for this job and thats why I am backing #JP4PCC!"
Mall Fields, West Hull CLP & Trade Union Activist
"I am endorsing #JP4PCC because he as the experience to deal with all types of issues. Humberside residents need a strong Voice to keep our Police on the street."
Cllr Keith Moore, Goole
“Labour’s crime and policing policy reduced crime and made our streets safer, as John Prescott is using our old policy as the foundation for crime and policing in Humberside, after all, Labour did many things in government we should be proud of, so why re-invent the wheel!”
Ruth Cover, Women's Officer Hull University Labour Club
"Having met with John Prescott a number of times and had the opportunity to discuss many relevant issues, I am now convinced that he is the only person who will listen to the membership directly on numerous aspects of policy, that's why I'm voting for him"
Lawrence Rayner, Scunthorpe CLP Youth Officer
"John really understands young people and is great at engaging the public. He's a brilliant politician and that's what we need as a PCC."
Paul Rounding, Former Mayor of Driffield
“As a local politician, I have seen down the years how John Prescott has been an innovative politician; I wanted a candidate who will bring that fresh, innovative approach to policing.”
George McManus, NPF member
"This election will be fought out in the mass media and on the internet. Only John Prescott has the skills and media command to bring this home for Labour."
Deborah Matthews, East Hull Party Activist
“I want a candidate who has cut his teeth in the Labour party, who has experience of running political campaigns, working with volunteers and raising money for the party, only John Prescott has this experience, and that’s why I’m backing him”
Jon Will Chambers, former Chair Hull University Labour Club
"This cold winter election of November needs someone bold to inspire people to come out and vote. John is the only candidate who can fight an election on this scale, defend Labour's record, offer a new vision and win for Labour."
Danny Marten, Former LGC Chair & 2010 Parliamentary Candidate
“I am backing John Prescott because he understands the link between social problems and crime”
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