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What Time Is the Vice Presidential Debate?

The first presidential debate between President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney was held Oct. 3. Find out when the next matchups are scheduled and what the topics are.

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Nearly 60 million people tuned in Oct. 3 to watch the first presidential debate between President Barack Obama and Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney.

There will be three more debates before election day on Nov. 6, including a debate Thursday between Vice President Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan.

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    What Time is the Vice Presidential Debate?

      Here's the remaining debate schedule: 


      Upcoming Debates

      October 11, 2012
      Vice Presidential

      Topic: Foreign and domestic policy 
      Air Time: 6 p.m. PST
      Location:  Centre College in Danville, Kentucky ( Tickets)
      Sponsor:  Commission on Presidential Debates
      Participants: Vice President Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan
      Moderator: Martha Raddatz (ABC News Chief Foreign Correspondent)

      The debate will cover both foreign and domestic topics and be divided into nine time segments of approximately 10 minutes each. The moderator will ask an opening question, after which each candidate will have two minutes to respond. The moderator will use the balance of the time in the segment for a discussion of the question.

      October 16, 2012

      Topic: Town meeting format including foreign and domestic policy
      Air Time: 6 p.m. PST
      Location:  Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York ( Tickets)
      Sponsor:  Commission on Presidential Debates
      Participants: President Barack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney
      Moderator: Candy Crowley (CNN Chief Political Correspondent)

      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. Candidates each will have two minutes to respond, and an additional minute for the moderator to facilitate a discussion. The town meeting participants will be undecided voters selected by the Gallup Organization.

      October 22, 2012

      Topic: Foreign policy
      Air Time: 6 p.m. PST
      Location:  Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida ( Tickets)
      Sponsor:  Commission on Presidential Debates
      Participants: President Barack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney
      Moderator: Bob Schieffer (Host of Face the Nation on CBS)

      The format for the debate will be identical to the first presidential debate and will focus on foreign policy.

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