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President Obama coming to Des Moines today

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President Barack Obama will be traveling to Des Moines on Monday to attend a town hall meeting with high school juniors, seniors and their parents.

The town hall meeting is part of U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan's sixth annual Back-to-School bus tour which will stop at Des Moines North High School.

The event is closed to the public, but will be streamed live at

Secretary Duncan's bus tour is scheduled to stop at Roosevelt Middle School in Cedar Rapids on Tuesday morning. President Obama is not scheduled to be a part of that stop at this time.

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