What to Expect From the First Joe Biden, Donald Trump 2024 Debate.

There’s a lot at stake, but are they going to change their approach?

Lauren Elizabeth
3 min readJun 20, 2024
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We’re officially one week out from the first Presidential debate for the rematch between former President Donald Trump, and President Joe Biden. Biden is reportedly hunkering down at Camp David to prepare, and we know Trump’s looking ahead as well. While the American people might not exactly be looking forward to yet another election between these two, they’re certainly hoping to leave their mark and, in such a close race, establish themselves as clearly the better alternative to the other.

But, what can we expect from this first debate?

Personally, I think three things will take center stage:

The war in Palestine, the border, and the 2020 election.

We all know that Donald Trump is going to do everything he can to turn the conversation to 2020 at least a couple of times during the debate. He’s proven since before that election was even over that it would be the focal point of his political career moving forward, and I would expect there’s an even greater sense of urgency following the outcome of his recent trial. After being convicted of not one, not two, but thirty four different felonies, I expect the former…



Lauren Elizabeth

Lauren is a writer & leftist with analysis on topics related to politics & policy. She can be reached at LaurenMartinchek@gmail.com or Twitter @xlauren_mx