WATCH Complete Live stream coverage: First Presidential Candidates Debate. Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump face off in a debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York moderated by NBC Nightly News Anchor Lester Holt.
There will be six 15-minute segments and each topic will take up two of those segments. NBC’s Lester Holt is the moderator, and will open each segment with a question. The candidate will have two minutes to respond, and then an opportunity to respond to each other. The moderator will use the balance of the time in the segment for a deeper discussion of the topic, according to the Commission on Presidential Debates. the topics of America’s Direction, Achieving Prosperity, and Securing America