Listen to NPR's special coverage of the 2024 Iowa caucuses
Updated January 16, 2024 at 3:09 PM ET
The first U.S. presidential contest of the 2024 election begins Monday night, with results from the Iowa caucuses coming in throughout the evening.
Republicans are holding their traditional caucuses — and former President Donald Trump has been the clear leader in Iowa polling. But Democrats have shaken up their primary calendar. In Iowa, the party will hold its own presidential preference event, which will conclude in March, but given President Biden's status as the party's incumbent, the process is a formality.
And be sure to subscribe to The NPR Politics Podcast for a post-caucus recap after live coverage ends.
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