Cleveland entrepreneur Allan Jones expresses excitement for Trump presidency on Fox & Friends

Allan Jones founder and ceo of check into cash.
photo Allan Jones founder and ceo of check into cash.

Today's planned inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump was hailed Thursday on the weekday morning news show Fox & Friends by Cleveland, Tenn., entrepreneur Allan Jones, who made a fortune in the payday loan business with Check Into Cash and gave a new lease on life to Hardwick Clothes, a 300-employee Cleveland men's suit-making company, when he purchased it out of bankruptcy for $1.9 million in 2014.

"Every businessperson I know is optimistic and hopeful for the first time in eight years," Jones told the show's three hosts.

"A business guy can make things happen. We've never had one of these before.