2002: Lott faces fire over segregation issue

By David Edwards
Monday, November 26, 2007 13:06 EDT
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In 2002, Trent Lott faced tough questions from BET’s Gordon Brown. Lott had been criticized for comments which appeared to support Strom Thurmond’s position on segregation.

This video is from CBSNews.com, broadcast on November 26, 2007.

David Edwards
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David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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