Watch This: Obama: 'Can I Hear an Amen?'

The president says he'd like to take the factory employee who introduced him on the road. 

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Juan Smith (CBS News)

Listen to the introduction from Juan Smith that got the president to remark, "He was starting to get the spirit up here" and joke that he'd like to take the preacher on the road with him.

Obama delivered a speech at the Daimler plant in Mount Holly, N.C., on Wednesday.

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