Speer says he'd feel a lot better about hiring later this year if it weren't for the uncertainty about federal taxes. Unable to anticipate his company's costs, Speer says he can't make decisions about growth and hiring.Obama says he will veto an extension of the Bush tax cuts.
"We don't know if there's something around the corner that's going to hurt our business," Speer says.
Also weighing on the minds of business leaders are the costs associated with ObamaCare.
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