President Trump and Joe Biden will meet on Tuesday, September 29 in Cleveland for the first presidential debate. The debate will be moderated by “Fox News Sunday” presenter Chris Wallace.
“CBS Evening News” host Norah O’Donnell will lead coverage on CBS broadcast stations, and will be joined by “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King and “60 Minutes” correspondent and senior political analyst. CBS News John Dickerson. Former Obama senior adviser Valerie Jarrett and former Trump chief of staff Reince Priebus will also provide analysis.
On CBSN, “Red & Blue”
The debate, which will take place in Cleveland, Ohio, will comprise six 15-minute segments “devoted to topics announced in advance to encourage an in-depth discussion of the major issues facing the country,” the Commission on International Affairs said in a statement. presidential debates.
How to watch the first presidential debate
What: First presidential debate betweenis
Date: Tuesday 29th September
Position: Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland Clinic Health Education Campus
Time: 9-22: 30 ET
Coverage of the debate on CBS and CBSN broadcast stations: 21-23 ET
Preview of the “Red & Blue” debate: 17:00
CBSN Debate Coverage: Preliminary coverage at 8:30 pm and post-show coverage begins at 11:00 pm.
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Wallace will focus on the following topics, according to the commission’s statement:
- The records of President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden
- The supreme court
- The economy
- “Race and violence in our cities”
- “The integrity of the elections”.
Steve Scully of C-SPAN will moderate the second debate on October 15, a city hall-style event taking place in Miami. The third debate in Nashville will be moderated by Kristen Welker of NBC News on October 22.
The Vice Presidential debate between Senator Kamala Harris and Vice President Mike Pence will take place in Salt Lake City on October 7 and will be moderated by Susan Page of USA Today.