presidential debate

Written by on September 28, 2020

The primary of three presidential debates between Donald Trump and Joe Biden is Tuesday, Sept. 29, at Case Western Reserve College and Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. The 90-minute debate begins at 9 p.m. ET with moderator Chris Wallace, a FOX Information anchor.

Be a part of USA TODAY’s nationwide group of journalists to observe the debates right here. On display screen throughout our reside broadcast, we’ll show info and context from USA TODAY’s in depth information reporting as Trump and Biden debate these matters: 

  • The candidates’ information;
  • the Supreme Courtroom;
  • COVID-19;
  • the economic system;
  • racial justice, protests and violence;
  • the integrity of the election.

The one debate for vice presidential candidates Mike Pence and Kamala Harris is Wednesday, Oct. 7, in Salt Lake Metropolis. Two extra presidential debates are scheduled for Oct. 15 in Miami and Oct. 22 in Nashville, Tennessee.

Meet USA TODAY’s group of specialists:

Ken Alltucker

Ken Alltucker
USA TODAY

Ken Alltucker is a client well being reporter for USA TODAY, protecting COVID-19, coronavirus testing, medical billing, drug security and entry to care. Comply with him on Twitter: @Kalltucker.

Karl Baker

Karl Baker
Jennifer Corbett, Delaware Information Journal

Karl Baker is an investigative reporter at DelawareOnline.com/The Information Journal in Wilmington, Delaware, protecting the area the place enterprise and authorities overlap. Comply with him on Twitter: @kbaker6

Deborah Barfield Berry

Deborah Barfield Berry
Jarrad Henderson

Deborah Barfield Berry is a nationwide reporter for USA TODAY primarily based in Washington, D.C, protecting voting rights, civil rights and COVID-19 disparities. Comply with her on Twitter: @dberrygannett.

Beth Burger

Beth Burger
Barbara Perenic

Beth Burger covers setting, science and agriculture. She relies in Columbus, Ohio as a part of the USA Right now community. Comply with her on Twitter: @ByBethBurger.

Kristine Phillips

Kristine Phillips
USA TODAY

Kristine Phillips covers justice and authorized points for USA TODAY. Beforehand, she was a nationwide and breaking information reporter for the Washington Publish. Comply with her on Twitter: @bykristinep.

John Fritze

John Fritze
USA TODAY

John Fritze is a White Home correspondent for USA TODAY and has lined politics for practically 20 years. Comply with him on Twitter: @jfritze.

Joey Garrison

Joey Garrison
Sam Simpkins

Joey Garrison is nationwide political reporter for USA TODAY, protecting the 2020 presidential race together with mail-voting, election safety points and the campaigns. Comply with him on Twitter: @joeygarrison.

Alan Gomez

Alan Gomez
Jack Gruber, USAT

Alan Gomez is a Miami-based reporter for USA TODAY, protecting immigration, voter suppression and Hispanic voting within the 2020 election. Comply with him on Twitter: @alangomez.

USA TODAY staff Maureen Groppe

USA TODAY employees Maureen Groppe
Jack Gruber, USA TODAY

Maureen Groppe is a Washington correspondent for USA TODAY, protecting Congress and the vp. She’s been in Washington since late 1992 and joined Gannett in late 2000 because the Washington reporter for Indianapolis Star and different Indiana papers statewide. She has lined Vice President Mike Pence since his first day in Congress, January 2001. Comply with her on Twitter: @mgroppe.

Grace Hauck

Grace Hauck
Matthew Sobocinski

Grace Hauck is a Breaking Information Reporter for USA TODAY primarily based in Chicago. She has been writing the Coronavirus Watch newsletter since early March. Comply with her on Twitter: @grace_hauck.

Kim Hjelmgaard

Kim Hjelmgaard
Finn Hjelmgaard

Kim Hjelmgaard is a world correspondent, primarily based in London. He covers international affairs for USA TODAY. He is on Twitter: @khjelmgaard.

Bart Jansen

Bart Jansen
USA TODAY

Bart Jansen covers 2020 politics for USA TODAY. He has additionally lined the departments of Justice and Homeland Safety. Comply with him on Twitter: @ganjansen.

Rick Jervis

Rick Jervis
JACK GRUBER

Rick Jervis is the Austin-based correspondent for USA TODAY and covers immigration, border safety and pure disasters. Beforehand, he was primarily based in New Orleans, the place he lined post-Hurricane Katrina restoration, and Baghdad, the place he reported on the aftermath of the 2003 U.S. invasion. Comply with on Twitter: @MrRJervis.

Charisse Jones

Charisse Jones
Orlett W. Pictures

Charisse Jones covers the retail trade in addition to office points, together with the transformation of jobs, advantages and work-life stability throughout COVID-19. She additionally covers employment extra broadly and the impression of identification on earnings, wealth creation and monetary stability. Comply with her on Twitter: @charissejones.

Debra Krol

Debra Krol
Arizona Republic

Debra Utacia Krol is an Indigenous affairs reporter on the Arizona Republic. Her present protection space, supported by the Catena Basis and the Water Funder Initiative, is the intersection of local weather, tradition and commerce. Krol has additionally reported on wildfires within the West and the Indigenous connection to fireplace as a land administration software, federal and state land administration insurance policies, local weather change and hearth and the altering nature of fireside science. Krol, a citizen of the Xolon Salinan Tribe, has greater than 20 years of experience in reporting on Native points for publications giant and small, with an emphasis on environmental and science points, and has been a contributor to 2 books on Native traditions. Comply with her on Twitter: @Debkrol.

Matt Leclercq

Matt Leclercq
USA TODAY Community

Matt Leclercq is a part of USA TODAY’s nationwide information planning group, which contains working with editors from throughout the USA TODAY Community and managing content material for 1A and print information sections. He was a reporter and editor in North Carolina for 20 years, together with government editor at The Fayetteville (N.C.) Observer, earlier than turning into nationwide information editor for GateHouse Media in Austin, Texas, in 2019. He joined USA TODAY in April 2020. Comply with him on Twitter: @Matt_Leclercq.

Keith Matheny

Keith Matheny
Employees

Keith Matheny relies in Detroit, and covers the Nice Lakes, the setting, science and local weather change for Detroit Free Press, a part of the USA TODAY Community. Comply with him on Twitter: @keithmatheny.

Meredith Newman

Meredith Newman
Jennifer Corbett, Delaware Information Journal

Meredith Newman is a reporter at DelawareOnline.com/The Information Journal in Wilmington, Delaware, the place she covers healthcare and Joe Biden’s presidential marketing campaign. Comply with her on Twitter: @MereNewman.

Jayne O'Donnell

Jayne O’Donnell
Jack Gruber, USA Right now

Jayne O’Donnell is USA TODAY’s well being coverage reporter and co-founder of the City Well being Media Venture, which trains highschool college students of colour in multimedia well being and social problem journalism. She has been with USA TODAY since 1993 and began protecting well being with the launch of the Inexpensive Care Act exchanges in October 2013. Comply with her on Twitter: @JayneODonnell 

Dinah Voyles Pulver, investigative reporter for USA TODAY's investigations team, has more than 25 years experience covering environmental issues.

Dinah Voyles Pulver, investigative reporter for USA TODAY’s investigations group, has greater than 25 years expertise protecting environmental points.
David Tucker

Dinah Voyles Pulver is a reporter on USA TODAY’s investigations group, specializing in environmental points, with greater than 25 years expertise. A former well being care reporter, she additionally has helped with the group’s protection of PPE shortages this yr.  Comply with her on Twitter: @dinahvp.

Chris Quintana

Chris Quintana
USA TODAY

Chris Quintana is an schooling reporter for USA TODAY protecting how folks navigate America’s difficult greater schooling system. Not too long ago, his work has targeted on how the coronavirus has disrupted college students’ makes an attempt to graduate. Comply with him on Twitter: @CQuintanaDC.

Adrianna Rodriguez

Adrianna Rodriguez
Matthew Sobocinski, USAT

Adrianna Rodriguez is a well being reporter for USA TODAY, protecting basic well being and affected person security through the coronavirus pandemic. Comply with her on Twitter: @AdriannaUSAT.

Erin Richards

Erin Richards
USA TODAY

Erin Richards is a nationwide schooling reporter, primarily based in Milwaukee, protecting the politics and coverage of Ok-12 faculties and tendencies affecting academics and households. Comply with her on Twitter: @emrichards. 

Deirdre Shesgreen

Deirdre Shesgreen
USA TODAY

Deirdre Shesgreen is a international affairs reporter for USA TODAY, protecting the State Division and U.S. international coverage from Iran to North Korea to Syria. Comply with her on Twitter: @dshesgreen.

Courtney Subramanian, USA TODAY White House correspondent

Courtney Subramanian, USA TODAY White Home correspondent
Courtney Subramanian

Courtney Subramanian is White Home correspondent for USA TODAY, protecting President Donald Trump from the West Wing to the marketing campaign path. Comply with her on Twitter: @cmsub.

Nicquel Terry Ellis is a national correspondent for USA TODAY.

Nicquel Terry Ellis is a nationwide correspondent for USA TODAY.
Julius Bryant

Nicquel Terry Ellis is a nationwide correspondent for USA TODAY who covers race, equality and activism. Comply with her on Twitter: @NTerryEllis.

Susan Tompor

Susan Tompor
Cameron Pollack, Detroit Free Press

Susan Tompor is a private finance columnist for the Detroit Free Press and USA TODAY. She focuses on client watchdog points and the way financial upheaval hits pocketbooks. Comply with her on Twitter: @tompor.

Tom Vanden Brook

Tom Vanden Brook
USA TODAY

Tom Vanden Brook has lined the Pentagon for USA TODAY since 2006. Comply with him on Twitter: @tvanden.

Karen Weintraub

Karen Weintraub
none

Karen Weintraub is a Well being reporter for USA TODAY protecting COVID-19, coronavirus vaccine improvement and affected person security. Comply with her on Twitter: @kweintraub.

Elizabeth Weise

Elizabeth Weise
USA TODAY

Elizabeth Weise is a Well being and science reporter for USA TODAY protecting COVID-19 vaccine improvement, manufacturing and distribution. Comply with her on Twitter: @eweise.

Elinor Aspegren

Elinor Aspegren
Matthew Sobocinski, USAT

Elinor Aspegren is an intern protecting schooling and breaking information for USA TODAY. She’s a 2020 graduate of Pitzer Faculty. Comply with her on Twitter: @elinoraspegren.


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