John Peterson speaks at 2020 RNC

Peterson is the CEO and president of Schuette Metals.
3:19 | 08/26/20

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I'm John Peterson. Owner of a second generation metal fabrication business called Sri models. Even stamping our products and services. Made in the USA. Since 1957. My brother and I purchased the business for my uncles almost 38 years ago. What was a twelve person shop has now grown into a company employing a 165. People today. Like most companies are successful over the long Ron. We had to reinvent ourselves as the market changed six years ago we invested heavily in our business. Just as the greatest recession appeared. Barack Obama and Joseph Biden. To a career politicians. Who knew nothing about business couldn't get the government all of our way. And it put our business in a tales yet. Sadly we were forced to make decisions. Which included cutting staff a torturous experience when our employers are like family. The Obama Biden here a banking regulations left us no choice. It tied our lenders hands in a tribe dose of the lifeblood of our business capital. We scratched. And we clawed for two years and then everything changed. Donald Trump was elected president he knew what it was like to boot build a company and create jobs. One of the first things he did was to cut red tape and put an end to draconian type banking regulations. He also cut Texas. A small businesses allowing us to be more competitive both domestically. And internationally. In fact we increase revenues by 25%. For two years in a row. By getting rid of the job killing NAFTA in negotiating the US Mexican Canada trade agreement. President trump ensured a more competitive Plainfield for American companies. Even with all the challenges presented by the crawler virus. President trump is a rebuilding. And our economy is roaring back again. But when I hear dad Joseph Biden is ready to raise taxes. Crisis was regulations. And weaken our international trade position. I shutter. We simply cannot enter a Biden induced recession. Stumble struggle some will not survive. And working men and women of America will get crossed yet again. This is not time. To hand our government over to a washed up career politician. Who will be not fiend but up puppet. Of the radical left Democrats. As a lifelong resident of Wisconsin. On the fan of the badger football team. Many may not realize at the Wisconsin Badgers and the president share three common qualities. They are Smart their tops and their dependable. As a business Sam. I can tell you that tolls qualities we we need in our country's leader and that's why we need to re elect Donald. Thank you. And god bless America.

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