Fox News Channel will broadcast the first Republican primary debate for the 2024 presidential election on Aug. 23, from 7-9 p.m. MDT.

The event, sanctioned by the Republican National Committee, will take place at the Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Fox News reporters Bret Baier and Martha MacCallum will moderate the debate, with eight candidates set to participate.

Where to watch the debate

  • Fox News will begin the broadcast an hour before the debate, with live coverage beginning at 6 p.m. MDT.
  • FOX Business will simultaneously air the debate as well.
  • The debate will be also be streamed on FOX Nation, FNC’s subscription based streaming service.
  • Fox News Digital will have live blogs of the event and reporters on the ground in Milwaukee.
  • Rumble, an online streaming service that is partnered with the RNC will stream the debate online.
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Who is debating?

In order to participate, each candidate had to sign a pledge to support the eventual Republican nominee for president. The RNC confirmed eight candidates met the qualifications as of the deadline Monday evening.

The presidential candidates who are participating in the first Republican presidential debate are former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, former Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson, former Vice President Mike Pence, Sen. Tim Scott of South Carolina, entrepreneur Vivek Ramaswamy and former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley.