The 2020 Presidential Debates

An Interactive Web Comic by Gramener, Inc

Donald Trump & Joe Biden locked horns in the first Presidential debate moderated by Chris Wallace of Fox News. The sequence of the approximately 95 minute debate is represented here as bars. Each bar is a speech segment by Trump, Biden & Chris Wallace. The width of each bar indicates the duration of the speech. Let's take a look at some of the exchanges between the candidates.

Biden expressed concerns about Trump's intentions of doing away with the Affordable Care Act. He also was skeptical about Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Justice Barrett.

Trump kept interrupting and Wallace was finding life difficult as a moderator.

The candidates traded school-boyish insults. Trump had this to say about Biden.

Joe Biden had to give it back at times.

Biden accuses Trump of not handling the Covid crisis well - "The President has no plan."

Trump's response to Biden's accusation - "President Trump did a phenomenal job."

Trump on masks - "I put on a mask when I think I need it."

Biden had this to say about Trump's attitude toward masks.

Trump on why the economy needs to 'reopen'.

Biden says 'You can't fix the economy until you fix the COVID crisis.'

Biden brings up Trump's 'fine people on both sides' remark.

Trump says Biden & the democrats are not for 'Law enforcement'.

On being asked to specifically respond to "are you willing tonight to condemn white supremacists and militia groups", Trump says ...

Trump says he isn't in favor of mail-in ballots.

Biden feels mail-in ballots are legitimate.

Go ahead & explore the interactive comic. To read a particular section, click on the respective bar. You could also use the slider to move around. Use the search bar to identify sections where a particular term or topic was discussed.