Fox News Announces what the Early 2016 GOP Primary Schedule will Look Like

During Fox News’ “Special Report” with Bret Baier, Fox News correspondent John Roberts explained what the GOP’s 2016 Primary season would look like.

John RobertsAt the moment, Iowa will kick off the first of the primary season on the first of February. 

New Hampshire follows a week later.

South Carolina is Saturday Feb. 20th with Nevada on the 23rd.

Under new rules laid down by the Republican National Committee, those are the only states that can go in February.

Anyone who tries to upset the apple cart will face harsh penalties.

March 1st is the next big date highlighted by the primary in Texas, a so-called S.E.C. primary, banding together with Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama and Arkansas.