NEW YORK, NY – September 19, 2016Westwood One News will provide live, anchored coverage of all three presidential debates and the vice presidential debate in late September and October, plus provide live special reports on each night the debates are held. Westwood One News will also offer a two-minute wrap-up special on each debate.

Coverage of each 90-minute debate will be anchored by Chas Henry, with on-scene reporting by correspondents Bob Costantini, Steve Kastenbaum, Jim Roope, and Karin Caifa.

The debates are presented by the non-partisan Commission on Presidential Debates, and are scheduled as follows:


Monday, September 26, 2016, 9 pm ET ~ Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

Sunday, October 9, 2016, 9 pm ET ~ Washington University, St. Louis, MO

Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 9 pm ET ~ University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV

Vice Presidential:

Tuesday, October 4, 2016, 9 pm ET ~ Longwood University, Farmville, VA

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