Obama welcomes jobs report as good news

President Barack Obama gestures while talking about jobs during a forum at Celgard, Inc. in Charlotte, N.C. Friday, April 2, 2010. (Alex Brandon)

April 2, 2010 10:50:45 AM PDT
President Barack Obama on Friday hailed a new government report showing the most jobs created in nearly three years. "We are beginning to turn the corner," he told workers at a plant that received government stimulus money.