Martin O’Malley Picks Up Key Iowa Staffer

Martin O'Malley Iowa

Jake Oeth, Bruce Braley’s former political director, has been brought on by Martin O’Malley’s PAC to begin outreach efforts in Iowa, according to a Politico story posted early Tuesday morning. Starting Line as well had heard from multiple sources in Iowa that Oeth had been recruited by O’Malley to start laying the groundwork for a potential Iowa Caucus campaign. It also sounds like Brad Elkins, Jack Hatch’s former political director, has been helping set up behind-the-scenes meetings along with Oeth as well. Whatever role Oeth might eventually serve on an O’Malley presidential run in Iowa, it’s a great get for […]