Obama links auto industry woes, financial overhaul

President Barack Obama waves as he walks out of the Oval Office towards Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Monday, April 19, 2010, on his way to California. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

April 24, 2010 2:26:48 PM PDT
President Barack Obama on Saturday cited encouraging signs of an auto industry rebound as he promoted stronger financial rules that he said would help prevent a repeat of the crisis that pushed carmakers to the brink.