CLEVELAND — President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee and former Vice President Joe Biden participated in the first of three presidential debates at 8 p.m. CDT Tuesday, Sept. 29, at Case Western Reserve University. Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace moderated the debate.

The topics for the first debate were Trump and Biden's records, the Supreme Court, COVID-19, the economy, race and violence in U.S. cities, and the integrity of the election.

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Vice-presidential debate:

  • Date: Wednesday, Oct. 7, from 8-9:30 p.m. CDT
  • Venue: The University of Utah in Salt Lake City
  • Moderator: Susan Page, Washington bureau chief of USA Today

Second presidential debate:

  • Date: Thursday, Oct. 15, from 8-9:30 p.m. CDT
  • Venue: Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in Miami
  • Moderator: Steve Scully, senior executive producer and political editor at C-SPAN

Third presidential debate:

  • Date: Thursday, Oct. 22, from 8-9:30 p.m. CDT
  • Venue: Belmont University in Nashville
  • Moderator: Kristen Welker, NBC News White House correspondent

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