Obama visits Austin as part of "Middle Class Jobs and Opportunity Tour"
POSTED: Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 4:32pm
UPDATED: Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 4:33pm
President Barack Obama arrived in Austin this morning as part of his "Middle Class Jobs and Opportunity Tour."
The president was greeted by Governor Rick Perry as he stepped off Air Force One. Obama spent tiMe at Manor New Tech High school where students are learning the real-world skills they need to fill the jobs that are available right now.
Later he will tour applied materials incorporation, one of the high-tech companies that has made Aaustin a hub for innovation and job creation.