Obama Low-Key in Indiana

SOUTH BEND — Here’s the scene in a barn at a fairgrounds where Barack Obama will be speaking this afternoon–another example of his more intimate approach to campaigning he has favored of late.

A few dozen voters are sitting in a ring around bales of hay, in the middle of which is a small white stool for the candidate. Behind a medal guard rail a few feet back there are seats reserved for at least twice as many reporters as there are Indiana voters.

Obama Low-Key in Indiana