How to Watch the First Presidential Debate

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The first debate between President Trump and Joseph R. Biden Jr. takes place Tuesday night from 9 to 10:30 p.m. Eastern.

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Sept. 29, 2020, 12:00 a.m. ET

The first debate between President Trump and Joseph R. Biden Jr. takes place Tuesday night from 9 to 10:30 p.m. Eastern. Here are some of the many ways you can watch it:

The Times will livestream the debate, and our reporters will provide commentary and analysis.

The debate will be televised on channels including CNN, Fox News, CBS, ABC, C-SPAN, NBC and MSNBC.

Many of the same outlets, including ABC, CBS and C-SPAN, will stream the debate on YouTube.

Google will livestream the debate. Search for “watch presidential debate” and the video will appear at the top of the results page.

The Roku Channel will carry streams from several news outlets.

The streaming network Newsy will carry the debate on several platforms.

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