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President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden meet on the debate stage in Cleveland Tuesday evening. We break down how to watch on TV and via live stream.

United States President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump hold hands as they exit the field before the College Football Playoff national championship game between the Clemson Tigers and the LSU Tigers at Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

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The 2020 Presidential Election is a shade over one month away, and Tuesday brings the first of three Presidential debates. That evening, Donald Trump and Joe Biden will share the debate stage in Cleveland at Case Western Reserve University with the event getting started at 9 p.m. ET.

Fox News Sunday anchor Chris Wallace will moderate the first debate and it will be airing on multiple networks, including Fox, ABC, NBC, CBS, and PBS and on cable channels like CNN, MSNBC, CSPAN. It will be available via live stream on YouTube and is available to stream on Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Roku. An audio version of the debate will also be broadcast on National Public Radio.

Earlier this month, the Commission on Presidential Debates released the list of topics for the first debate. The format for the first debate calls for six 15-minute time segments dedicated to the following topics:

The Trump and Biden Records
The Supreme Court
Covid-19
The Economy
Race and Violence in our Cities
The Integrity of the Election

It’s safe to say it will not go quite this smoothly, particularly once Donald Trump’s tax returns come into the discussion.

DraftKings Sportsbook is offering a free-to-play pool to follow along during the debate. There are ten questions to answer and the persons who get the most correct will split a $50,000 prize pool.

Trump and Biden will meet for two more debates, on October 15 in Miami and October 22 in Nashville. The vice-presidential debate is October 7 in Salt Lake City.