YouTube Will Be Live Streaming The First Presidential Debate On Wednesday

Posted Oct 2, 2012

YouTube will be live streaming the 2012 Presidential and Vice Presidential debates for the first time ever starting with the first debate on Wednesday.  YouTube is partnering with ABC News on this initiative.  YouTube users will be able to watch all four debates between President Barack Obama and Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney.

The live stream will be accessible worldwide.  YouTube announced on their blog that will live broadcast and it will include commentary and analysis from eight YouTube Election Hub partners including ABC News, Al Jazeera English, Larry King, BuzzFeed, The New York Times, Phil DeFranco, Univision, and The Wall Street Journal.

The first Presidential debate will be streaming live from the University of Denver at 9PM EST on Wednesday night.