President Barack Obama has named New Hampshire Sen. Judd Gregg as his commerce secretary.
But Gregg says he'll only accept the nomination if the governor of New Hampshire appoints a Republican to replace him in the U.S. Senate.
For a look at the political ramifications of a Gregg nomination, WBUR spoke to Dante Scala, a political science professor at the University of New Hampshire.
This program aired on February 3, 2009. The audio for this program is not available.