Former Sen. Rick Santorum is the first prospective presidential candidate to announce a New Hampshire chairman and state director.
• Gabby Adler, who served as Midwest regional press secretary for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee during the 2010 cycle, now serves as communications director for Rep. Howard Berman (D-Calif.) and the minority staff of the House Foreign Affairs Committee.
Steve Peoples contributed to this report from Manchester, N.H. Submit campaign staffing news and tips to Shop Talk here.
Former Sen. Scott Brown, R-Mass., candidate for U.S. Senate in New Hampshire, holds his hand over his heart during the singing of the national anthem as he waits to take the stage for his town hall campaign rally with Sen. John McCain at the Pinkerton Academy in Derry, N.H., on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.