The 2020 Presidential debate schedule will begin this week with the first of three presidential debates and one vice presidential debate. This week's debate will pit incumbent president Republican Donald Trump against challenger former Democratic vice president Joe Biden. The debate will take place in Cleveland and start at 8:00 p.m. Central time and run 90 minutes without commercial interuptions. The debate will be televised on ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and C-Span. Fox News anchor Chris Wallace will moderate the first debate Tuesday.