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President Barack Obama is greeted by Texas Gov. Rick Perry upon his arrival at Austin Bergstrom International Airport in Austin, Texas, Monday, Aug. 9, 2010. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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President Barack Obama is greeted by Texas Gov. Rick Perry upon his arrival at Austin Bergstrom International Airport in Austin, Texas, Monday, Aug. 9, 2010. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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** FILE ** President Barack Obama listens as former President George W. Bush speaks during the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Center, Thursday, April 25, 2013, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, Pool)

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A White House official says President Barack Obama will name a longtime fundraiser to run the Commerce Department and a top economic adviser as the next U.S. Trade Representative. The Commerce nominee is expected to be Penny Pritzker, left, shown in a Oct. 4, 2010, file photo and The U.S. Trade Representative is expected to be Mike Froman seen in an Oct. 8, 2010, file photo. Obama will announce both nominations from the White House Thursday morning May 2, 2013, before departing for Mexico. (AP Photo/File)

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A White House official says President Barack Obama will name a longtime fundraiser to run the Commerce Department and a top economic adviser as the next U.S. Trade Representative. The Commerce nominee is expected to be Penny Pritzker, left, shown in a Oct. 4, 2010, file photo and The U.S. Trade Representative is expected to be Mike Froman seen in an Oct. 8, 2010, file photo. Obama will announce both nominations from the White House Thursday morning May 2, 2013, before departing for Mexico. (AP Photo/File)

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President Obama shakes hands with Rep. Mel Watt, North Carolina Democrat and Obama's nominee for the Federal Housing Finance Authority director, on May 1, 2013, in the State Dinning Room of the White House in Washington, where he made the announcement of the nomination. (Associated Press)

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President Obama shakes hands with Rep. Mel Watt, North Carolina Democrat and Obama's nominee for the Federal Housing Finance Authority director, on May 1, 2013, in the State Dinning Room of the White House in Washington, where he made the announcement of the nomination. (Associated Press)

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President Barack Obama points to a member of the audience at a town hall style meeting in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, May 14, 2009. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

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** FILE ** Then President-elect Barack Obama checks his BlackBerry in St. Louis.

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** FILE ** In this Sept. 4, 2012, file photo, Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx addresses the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C. President Barack Obama on Monday will nominate Foxx as his new transportation secretary, a White House official said Sunday, April 28, 2013. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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President Barack Obama ackowledges late-night television host and comedian Conan O'Brien during the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton Hotel, Saturday, April 27, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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President Barack Obama ackowledges late-night television host and comedian Conan O'Brien during the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton Hotel, Saturday, April 27, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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President Barack Obama speaks at the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton Hotel, Saturday, April 27, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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Late-night television host Conan O'Brien, from left, first lady Michelle Obama, Michael Clemente, executive vice president of Fox News, and President Barack Obama attend the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton Hotel, Saturday, April 27, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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President Barack Obama talks with Michael Clemente, executive vice president of Fox News, as White House Correspondent Association President Ed Henry, chief White House correspondent for Fox News, sits right, during the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton Hotel, Saturday, April 27, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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President Barack Obama looks to the podium during the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton Hotel, Saturday, April 27, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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President Barack Obama listens as former President George W. Bush speaks during the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Center, Thursday, April 25, 2013, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, Pool)

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President Barack Obama is introduced by Cecilia Boone, chair of the board of Planned Parenthood, before speaking at the 2013 Planned Parenthood National Conference in Washington, Friday, April 26, 2013. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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President Barack Obama attends the memorial for firefighters killed at the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas, at Baylor University in Waco, Texas, Thursday, April 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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President Barack Obama attends the memorial for firefighters killed at the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas, at Baylor University in Waco, Texas, Thursday, April 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)