From CNN.com: "Senator Lott is running for Republican Whip," Susan Irby, Lott's spokeswoman said. "His name will be on the ballot. We are closing in on victory."
But Alexander also claims to have the votes he needs to win the Senate's second-highest ranking minority spot.
We should know who's bluffing and who's holding by the end of the day.
By the way, we're not exactly certain that's ol' Trent's new official picture, but if it is, we've gotta give him props for trying to change his image.