Biden endorses placing South Carolina first in party presidential contest -sources
WASHINGTON - U.S. President Joe Biden asked Democratic leaders to let South Carolina host the first nominating contest for the party's presidential nomination, in a shake-up that could displace Iowa's caucus, according to two people with direct knowledge of the matter. Biden endorsed a plan that would have South Carolina's contest followed by New Hampshire and Nevada one week later, and
Biden to Dems: Scrap caucuses, promote diversity in primary
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden says Democrats should move past “restrictive” caucuses and embrace diversity in the order of their presidential nominating calendar, dealing a major blow to Iowa's decades-long status to hold its leadoff spot in the process.
Biden proposes South Carolina as first primary state in drastic shake up of presidential nominating calendar
President Joe Biden has asked Democratic National Committee leaders to drastically reshape the 2024 presidential nominating calendar and make South Carolina the first state to host a primary, followed by Nevada and New Hampshire on the same day a week later, Georgia the following week and then Michigan, a source confirms to CNN.
Biden endorses major shake-up of Democratic nominating process that puts South Carolina first
President Biden on Thursday endorsed a major shakeup of the Democratic presidential nominating process that would make South Carolina the first state to vote.