The Corner

Breaux and Lott Are Doing Well

Here’s what senators do when they retire, from Roll Call (sub required):

Less than four months after he left office, former Sen. Trent Lott (R-Miss.) has already scored a major payday downtown. The firm he founded with former Sen. John Breaux (D-La.) earned at least $945,000 during its first quarter in business, according to House filings.