Cotton might try a different tack, appealing to a bloc usually ignored. In Oklahoma City, Satanists have applied to put a tasteful statue representing their cause on the steps of the Capitol, suggesting there are voters in this previously unrecognized interest group, voters probably ready to back any candidate who solicits them. Satanists are already running things in South Carolina.
But we doubt there’s a sizable satanic vote in Arkansas. Spiritually, it’s a long way from Fort Smith to that big new casino across the river. Family Council members have assured us.