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Profile of Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist

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Profile of Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist

Profile of Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist

Profile of Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist

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NPR's David Welna profiles Bill Frist on the anniversary of his appointment as Senate majority leader. His predecessor Trent Lott left in the wake of controversial comments about the late Sen. Strom Thurmond, and Frist has a long list of successes and failures from his rookie year leading the Senate Republicans.