In Midwest, Obama Feels at Home

ABC News' Sunlen Miller reports: Sen. Barack Obama spent his Sunday attending St Luke's United Methodist Church and afterwards dropping by a local restaurant called the "Country Kitchen" for wings and cornbread in Indianapolis, Ind.

The presidential hopeful answered a few questions before entering the predominately African American eatery -- and explained why he won't agree to rival Sen. Hillary Clinton's challenge for a one-on-one, Lincoln-Douglas-style debate without a moderator.

"We've got nine days to try to campaign and meet as many voters as possible," he said. "So rather than being in a studio, I want to make sure that we're reaching out to folks where they live, answering their questions and having as many interactions as possible."

Obama said he would be more than happy to consider something after Indiana and North Carolina’s primaries.

On his expectation in Indiana on May 6, Sen. Obama said winning is simply fifty percent plus one. "There’s no doubt that Indiana is a state where it's close, it’s tied statistically in the polls."

The Illionis Democrat tried to show he's connected to voters in Hoosier state, saying that the people of Indiana have Midwestern values like Illinois,

Obama would not answer questions on how damaging it would be if he loses Indiana, or how damaging Rev. Jeremiah Wright's recent media appearance have been

On both questions, he told reporters, "I’ll let you guys prognosticate."

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