Senator John F. Kennedy and Vice President Richard M. Nixon: First Joint Radio-Television Broadcast, Monday, September 26, 1960. Originating CBS, Chicago, Ill., All Networks carried. Moderator, Howard K. Smith. The first debate focuses primarily on the economy and domestic issues. Panelist asking the questions were: Sander Vanocur, NBC News; Charles Warren, Mutual News; Stuart Novins, CBS News; Bob Fleming, ABC News. Running time: 58:02 minutes.