The presidential race is just about set now that presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden has tapped Sen. Kamala Harris to be his working mate. Which means subsequent on the agenda is the debates. As of proper now, the plan remains to be to maintain three presidential debates and one vice presidential debate forward of the November election. With many components of the nation nonetheless grappling with COVID-19, it is potential that dates or places — or the logistics of the debates — may nonetheless change. For now, this is when you may count on to see Biden go toe to toe with President Donald Trump and Harris face off with Vice President Mike Pence.
When Will the 2020 Presidential Debates Take Place?
9 p.m. ET on Sept. 29 in Cleveland
The primary presidential debate was initially deliberate for Indiana’s College of Notre Dame, however the college pulled out due to COVID-19 issues. As an alternative, the debate will happen at Case Western Reserve College in Cleveland. Nonetheless, the metropolis will determine when the occasion will get nearer whether or not to allow a live audience.
9 p.m. ET on Oct. 15 in Miami
The second presidential debate was initially supposed to happen at the College of Michigan, however this college additionally backed out amid COVID-19. As an alternative, the debate shall be held at Adrienne Arsht Middle For the Performing Arts in Miami. As of now, the city is unsure if there will be an audience for the debate.
9 p.m. ET on Oct. 22 in Nashville
The third presidential debate is scheduled to happen at Belmont College in Nashville. Tennessee hasn’t immediately addressed the subject of getting a dwell viewers at the debate however will make changes as needed, in accordance to The Tennessean. All three presidential debates are scheduled to be 90 minutes with no breaks, however a moderator has not but been chosen.
When Will the 2020 Vice Presidential Debate Take Place?
9 p.m. on Oct. 7 in Salt Lake Metropolis
The only vice presidential debate is scheduled for Oct. 7 at the College of Utah in Salt Lake Metropolis. It’s going to even be 90 minutes lengthy with no breaks. As of now, the university plans to have a live audience, however the crowd shall be a lot smaller than in years previous, so as to enable for social distancing.