From NBC's Chuck Todd and Domenico Montanaro
Former Washington Gov. Gary Locke is the "likely pick" for Commerce Secretary, according to sources familiar with the decision process.
Locke, of course, would be the president's third choice to lead the large and diverse Cabinet agency which deals with the economy, the census and even the weather.
Locke was a two-term governor of Washington, who didn't leave with the higest of approval ratings.
Locke served as governor of Washington from 1996 to 2005. He graduated from Yale in 1972 and got his law degree from Boston University in 1975.
More to come.