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Senator Barack Obama will be in New Albany Wednesday for a town hall meeting at Indiana University Southeast.It will be the Illinois Senator’s second stop in the state this week. He was in Evansville Tuesday.IUS spokesperson Erica Walsh says the appearance will be hosted by the College Democrats.“We’re kind of helping to arrange the event. They’re really handling all the details and we’re just glad to host.”The same group also brought Chelsea Clinton to the school on April 8th. Obama’s rival for the Democratic presidential nomination, New York Senator Hillary Clinton, will be in Indianapolis Wednesday, and in northern Indiana this weekend.