BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Former Governor Martin O’Malley has suspended his presidential campaign, according to reports.
He had been coming in a distant third behind Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. He barely registered in the Iowa caucuses and didn’t receive the 15% threshold of caucus-goers needed to be considered viable in most of the state’s precincts.READ MORE: Maryland Football Team Wraps Up Nonconference Slate Against Kent State
In Monday night’s Iowa caucus, he struggled to reach even one percent of the poll.READ MORE: Alejandro Villanueva Experiencing Ups And Downs After Joining Ravens
In December, FEC filing documents show that he took out a $500,000 loan in order to continue his campaign. Aides told the Washington Post that some of his staffers have been working without pay.MORE NEWS: U.S. Customs Officers Warn Against Bringing Marijuana To BWI Airport
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