Senator Judd Gregg, (R) New Hampshire, withdrew his nomination as Commerce Secretary today. President Obama reacted to the news in an interview with the State Journal-Register of Springfield, Illinois.
It comes as something of a surprise, because the truth, you know, Mr. Gregg approached us with interest and seemed enthusiastic. But ultimately, I think, we’re going to just keep on making efforts to build the kind of bipartisan consensus around important issues that I think the American people are looking for.
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