You Don’t Speak for Me, Small Business Owner Tells Those Opposing Biden

Becky Cooper, owner of Bounce Milwaukee, lays out her support for human-focused components of Biden’s agenda.

I am a small business owner. I have operated Bounce Milwaukee in Bay View for more than 7 years, and I have been focusing on building a business that would provide the community with a safe place for families and friends to play, and job opportunities for local residents.

Over the years, there have been a lot of folks who are not business owners and are not part of this community claiming to speak for me and represent the needs and desires of business owners. In doing so, they’ve created a system that tilts the playing field in favor of the big corporations and makes it hard for small businesses like mine to compete. 

I cannot sit by and watch this continue. It is time you all hear straight from people like me—real business owners who actually live in and love this community—about what we want to see happen in this…

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