Respect for SMALL BUSINESS Owners...
They play a critical role in our communities, providing employment, goods, and services while contributing to the local economy. They embody the American dream and the entrepreneurial spirit, and I have a deep respect and admiration for their hard work, determination, and self-reliance.
On my recent visit to Hometown Hardware in Rush Springs, Oklahoma, I had the pleasure of meeting the owner, Ryan. His store was a testament to his passion and dedication, and I was impressed by the warmth and hospitality. Meeting Ryan was a reminder of why I respect and admire small business owners and their important contributions to our communities.
It takes guts and grit to start, purchase and run a business. I want to thank Ryan and all the small business owners out there reading this for their hard work and dedication. Your efforts inspire us all.
Pic of me standing inside Ryan's store.