Nathan Sproul discusses the race between Democrat Tammy Duckworth and incumbent Republican senator Mark Kirk for the open senate seat in Illinois.
As Democrat Tammy Duckworth and incumbent Republican senator Mark Kirk battle it out for the open senate seat in Illinois, eyes stay glued to the polls that are predicting a close race. While the attention is normally on policies, platform, and past experience, it’s impossible during this race not to pay attention to the potentially groundbreaking nature of the election: regardless of which nominee comes out on top, the winner will break ground in bringing to light the struggles of living with disabilities. Both Duckworth and Kirk are physically disabled and often use wheelchairs.
To read Nathan's full analysis of this senate race, visit: http://nathansproul.com/nathan-sproul-senate-race-to-watch-illinois/