Who Will Follow Lott as Senate GOP Leader? The resignation of Sen. Trent Lott (R-MS) as Senate Republican leader -- and incoming Senate majority leader -- leaves Sen. Bill Frist (R-TN) the apparent favorite to assume Lott's leadership post. NPR's Alex Chadwick discusses developments with NPR Washington Editor Ron Elving.

Who Will Follow Lott as Senate GOP Leader?

Who Will Follow Lott as Senate GOP Leader?

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The resignation of Sen. Trent Lott (R-MS) as Senate Republican leader — and incoming Senate majority leader — leaves Sen. Bill Frist (R-TN) the apparent favorite to assume Lott's leadership post. NPR's Alex Chadwick discusses developments with NPR Washington Editor Ron Elving.