Where and how to watch the vice presidential debate on Wednesday

By: - October 7, 2020 1:09 pm

Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris. (White House, left, Jonathan Ernst-Pool/Getty Images, right)

The vice presidential debate between the Republican incumbent Mike Pence and the Democratic challenger, Sen. Kamala Harris, is scheduled for 7 p.m. Mountain time, Oct. 7.

The debate will take place at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City.

The campaign of Joe Biden will host a drive-in watch party in Denver for the debate. The watch party includes speakers such as state Sen. Julie Gonzales and Colorado House Majority Leader Alec Garnett. The watch party will take place starting at 5:30 p.m. at South High School in Denver. Attendees are asked to RSVP.

The Douglas County Republicans are planning a watch party. The group asks attendees to RSVP, upon which details will be provided.

Wednesday’s event is the only debate between Pence and Harris that will occur before the Nov. 3 election. The debate will be divided into nine segments of 10 minutes each. The moderator will be USA Today Washington bureau chief Susan Page.

Major TV networks and cable news channels will broadcast the debate, and it will be streamed online by C-Span and other sites, such as and

The first presidential debate took place Sept. 29, and two more presidential debates are planned, for Oct. 15 and 22.

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