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BND: GOP Senator says "yes" to POTUS-- but only if...

Just moments ago, we aired the announcement of Republican Senator Judd Gregg of New Hampshire as POTUS' pick for Commerce Secretary. Gregg says he agreed only if POTUS would ensure the Democrat Governor of NH would fill Gregg's vacant Senate seat with a Republican... NOT a Democrat.

Deal was made... POTUSannounces his first pick of a Republican Cabinet Member. And, Sen. Gregg's former chief of staff, Bonnie Newman is expected to be named by NH's Governor to take the newly vacant Senate seat.

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