Top Five Questions on Powerful Republican Lott’s Resignation

Posted November 27, 2007 at 1:00am

1. This certainly wasn’t expected. After more than 30 years in Congress, why did he resign?
2. What happens next?
3. Why do some analysts and Democrats find fault with the Nov. 4 date?
4. Who will be appointed?
5. Who may run on the Democratic side and what chance do they have of overtaking the seat
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