Lamar Alexander visits Stowers Machinery

On June 20, 2014, U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander received the endorsement of the National Federation of Independent Business at a press conference held at Stowers Machinery’s East Knoxville store. In his prepared remarks, Senator Alexander expressed his support for the independent businesses like Stowers Machinery in Tennessee and across the nation that support the nation’s economy and raise the standard of living for the families they employ (watch video). He also expressed his concern about the number of federal regulations that make it difficult for independent businesses to be successful in today’s economic environment. When members of the media asked a question about the increase in the [read more…]