The final presidential debate of the 2020 campaign season gets underway tonight in Nashville. And local political experts told our Kris Schuller, both candidates are well aware this is their final shot to reach a national audience.
In a few hours President Trump and Joe Biden will debate the issues one final time before election day here at Belmont University. And local experts expect it will be spirited, but not chaotic, like the first matchup in Cleveland
“Former Vice President Biden will in fact try to act presidential and I think Donald Trump will be Donald Trump,” said Phil Clampitt. “I think he’ll be more restrained, he’s a passionate person.” UW-Green Bay Professor Phil Clampitt says polls show President Trump is behind in the race and the coronavirus is dragging him down. “How it should be handled, who should be handling it and the effectiveness of the current measures,” Clampitt said.