Posted January 21, 2021

AED statement following inauguration of President Biden

Brian P. McGuire, president and CEO of Associated Equipment Distributors, issued the following statement after the inauguration.

After Joseph R. Biden, Jr., was sworn in as the 46th President of the United States, McGuire, Associated Equippppment Distributors president and CEO, issued this statement:

“AED and its members are eager to work with the Biden-Harris administration to put the United States on track for long-term economic growth that creates well-paying jobs and prosperity for all Americans.

"The United States faces enormous challenges as the country continues to deal with a pandemic, economic uncertainty, and unrest, both at home and abroad. The obstacles may seem insurmountable, but I’m confident that with strong, bipartisan leadership we will emerge as a stronger nation.

"I encourage President Biden to find areas that unite Democrats and Republicans, such as providing long-overdue investments in our nation’s crumbling infrastructure and developing the next generation of skilled workers. The future prosperity of the United States hangs in the balance and equipment distributors are ready to play a vital role to ensure a robust and sustained recovery.”