Kelcie Hartley, Daily Herald
Sen. Mitt Romney speaks at a joint Spanish Fork and Payson/Santaquin Area Chamber of Commerce event held Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2022, at the River Bridge Event Center in Spanish Fork.
U.S. Senator Mitt Romney, R-Utah, was the guest speaker during a business breakfast in Spanish Fork Wednesday morning co-hosted by the Spanish Fork and Payson/Santaquin Area Chambers of Commerce.
According to a staffer for Romney, the event was organized to discuss business-related issues including inflation, supply chain, wages and unemployment.
In Romney’s opening speech, he talked about President Joe Biden’s signing of the Inflation Reduction Act into law on Tuesday.
“Not a single Republican in the House or Senate voted for that bill,” Romney said. “You might think can the Democrats do whatever they want without any help of Republicans? Well, the answer is yes and no. By the rules of the Senate, if…