[cnn-photo-caption image= http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2009/POLITICS/02/02/judd.gregg.commerce/art.judd.gregg.jpg caption=" Gregg confirmed Friday he is under consideration to be the next Commerce Secretary."]WASHINGTON (CNN) - Two senior administration officials say Judd Gregg has accepted an offer to be Commerce Secretary. An announcement will be made Tuesday morning at the White House.
UPDATE: Late Monday, political sources in New Hampshire confirmed to CNN's John King that Lynch will name Bonnie Newman, former chief of staff to Gregg, to fill out his term in the Senate. Sources from both parties confirmed the move.