The first presidential debate, starring Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump is scheduled for this evening, 9/26  at 9PM. The Debate will be held at Hofsfra University in Long Island, New York and moderated by NBC NEws Anchor Lester Holt.

The debate is scheduled for 90 minutes with six 15-minute time slots for the following topics: America’s Direction, Achieving Prosperity and Securing America.  The debate will air on NBC, CBS and ABC, as well as CNN, PBS and Fox News. Multiple news source outlets, such as NYTimes and NPR will stream the debate live as well as social media platforms like FaceBook and Twitter.


Expectations for Hillary Clinton are high going into the first general election debate. Nearly half, 47%, of voters think Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton will best Donald Trump during the prime time debate on Monday, according to a new ABC News/Washington Post poll. Thirty-three percent think Trump will win. The poll comes just a day…

via Almost Half of Voters Think Hillary Clinton Will Win First Presidential Debate — TIME