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Obama on Jobs Report: 'Step in the Right Direction'

11:31 AM, Jul 6, 2012 • By DANIEL HALPER
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President Obama called today's a jobs report a "step in the right direction":

"We learned this morning that our businesses created 84,000 new jobs last month," Obama said. "And that overall means that businesses created 4.4 million new jobs over the past 28 months, including 500,000 new manufacturing jobs. That's a step in the right direction. That's a step in the right direction."

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