First Presidential Debate
Wednesday, October 3 at 9 p.m. ET
University of Denver in Denver, CO
Moderated by Jim Lehrer, executive editor of the PBS 'NewsHour'
Topic: "The debate will focus on domestic policy and be divided into six time segments of approximately 15 minutes each on topics to be selected by the moderator and announced several weeks before the debate."
Vice Presidential Debate
Thursday, October 11 at 9 p.m. ET
Centre College, Danville, KY
Moderated by Martha Raddatz, senior foreign affairs correspondent, ABC News
Topic: "The debate will cover both foreign and domestic topics and be divided into nine time segments of approximately 10 minutes each."
Second Presidential Debate
Tuesday, October 16 at 9 p.m. ET
Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY
Moderated by Candy Crowley, chief political correspondent, CNN and anchor of CNN's 'State of the Union'
Topic: "The second presidential debate will take the form of a town meeting, in which citizens will ask questions of the candidates on foreign and domestic issues. The town meeting participants will be undecided voters selected by the Gallup Organization."
Third Presidential Debate
Monday, October 22 at 9 p.m. ET
Lynn University, Boca Raton, FL
Moderated by Bob Schieffer, chief Washington correspondent, CBS News and moderator of 'Face the Nation'
Topic: "The format for the debate will be identical to the first presidential debate and will focus on foreign policy."