Today, the Cook Political Report has taken notice of Sutton’s unique appeal and upgraded his chances for a November victory as well:
“Democrats nominated an appealing candidate in 34-year-old state Senate Minority Leader Billie Sutton. Sutton, who became a paraplegic after injuries suffered in a rodeo accident, is a moderate, which makes to (sic) hard for Democrats (sic) to morph him into a version of Hillary Clinton or Chuck Schumer. This remains a difficult race for Democrats, but Sutton is an appealing candidate who Noem and Republicans can’t take for granted.”
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