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    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Fox News Sunday television anchor Chris Wallace has selected the topics for President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden to debate in the first of their three nationally broadcast faceoffs next week, the Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD) announced on Tuesday.

    "[T]he topics for the September 29 debate are... The Trump and Biden Records, The Supreme Court, COVID-19, The Economy, Race and Violence in our Cities and the Integrity of the Election," the announcement said.

    The first presidential debate will be held on Tuesday, 29 September, at Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio, the announcement said.

    The format for the first debate calls for six 15-minute time segments dedicated to topics announced in advance in order to encourage deep discussion of the leading issues facing the country and all the debates bill to start at 9:00 pm Eastern Time and run for 90 minutes without commercial interruption, the announcement added.

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