Jack Loyd-Hones, Candidate for California, Musician
and Surfer: 20th August
interview Jack Loyd-Jones who is running for governer
steps out of the water, and into the political
report from Maroubra Beach, Sydney, Australia,
acrosss to California...
if you mean political background I have none.
should you be considered for the top job in California?
I really Don't want to do it and it always amazes
me that these candidates would spend 10's of millions
of dollars for a job that's 24 hours a day and
only pays 170 grand.
political party do you represent, and why?
represent the true Independent party because I
believe that once elected to office you should
represent all the people equally instead of being
the democratic governor or the republican governor
of California you should just be ' the Governor".
do you stand for?
believe I stand for the people that cannot stand
don't you stand for?
greed and fear.
are your main supporters? - why?
that has sat and talked to me for any length of
time because they can taste my sincerity, my passion
and my willingness to sacrifice all I have for
the benefit of our people.
detractors? - why?
the same reasons as above I am frightening to
the people that would force their will upon an
overly burdened community.
you got the job, what would the first things you
would do, from a practical and administrative
would establish a budget cap to control the rampant
spending of our present government then I would
start from the top eliminating waste and outdated
programs to free up more money for our pressing
if you didn't get in, and one of the others did,
do you prefer Arnie, Abner or someone else? -
majority of other candidates are the same as they've
always been, wolves in sheeps clothing.
your not running in political circles, what keep
am a surfer and I spend my time with my wife and
two children and in various community causes.
are you most well known for?
am the singer in an American punk rock band "
True Sounds Of Liberty ".
would you like to be known for?
kind and gentle.
and why did you decide to run for California?
was tired of seeing people hurt and dumped on.
are so many politicians held in disdain?
they are liars and power hungry.
your current effort a one off shot, or would you
run again in the future,if need be?
I will do whatever I can to bring about change.
do people who know you well say about Jack?
I wear my heart on my sleeve and that they can
go to me with problems or concerns and I will
hold their trust.
other media coverage have you attracted recently,
and in the past?
print ads- radio
the Sac Bee been fair and balanced to all the
believe it is our job to look after each other
and to respect our environment.
for California, respect for Californian's.
the best thing about living in California?
Disneyland ( smiles).
all the buzz has settled down, what will you do
a surf with the kids and then keep working.
note: Our more interesting and unique political
based interview to date. Jack sounds like a man
of strong morals and principles...what's he running
for : )
For Governor official website
Sounds of Liberty official website
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