North Carolina Gov. Beverly Perdue speaks during a news conference at a Freightliner plant in Cleveland, N.C., Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012. About 1,100 workers laid off from a factory that builds ... more 
North Carolina Gov. Beverly Perdue speaks during a news conference at a Freightliner plant in Cleveland, N.C., Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012. About 1,100 workers laid off from a factory that builds long-distance Freightliner trucks will be called back to work to meet increasing demand as economies in the U.S. and elsewhere improve, Daimler Trucks North America said Thursday. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Chuck Burton
Thu, Jan 12, 2012 1:42 PM EST