Democrats strip Iowa of first-in-the-nation prize, tap South Carolina for first primary

S.C. would be followed by Nevada, New Hampshire, Georgia and Michigan if their states go along with proposal a key Democratic National Committee panel approved

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Presidential Candidate Joe Biden Holds Rally In SC On Night Of NH Primary

In this file photo, Joe Biden addresses the crowd during a South Carolina campaign launch party on Feb. 11, 2020, in Columbia, South Carolina. Biden skipped a primary night event in New Hampshire after the count there showed a distant finish to front runner Sen. Bernie Sanders. I-Vermont. (Sean Rayford/Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.