German Socialist Party SPD to Recruit Obama’s Advisor?

Jim Messina is one of the closest associates of US President Barack Obama. Messina staged his re-election in 2012. Now the SPD wants to recruit him: he should support the socialist in the next german federal election in 2017. Messina is known to be an expert for data analysis. He stands for the use of social networks in election campaigns. (Der Spiegel)