NEW YORK - Watch the first 2016 presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton live from Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY. The debate will begin at 9:00 PM Eastern and is scheduled to last 90 minutes. Hillary Clinton won the coin toss and will receive the first question.
DEBATE RULES: NO COUGHING BREAKS
If presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton slips into a coughing fit or any other medical crisis during Monday's high-stakes debate, she will have to power through, the DRUDGE REPORT has learned!
"There are no commercial breaks," a commission source explains. "Period."
Debate moderator Lester Holt does not have the authority to cut away from the stage during the epic 90-minute showdown. And microphone audio for either of the candidates is not to be manipulated.