Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and his Republican challenger, Greenwich businessman Tom Foley, are meeting in the first of two debates in one week.
Both men are scheduled to appear Tuesday night in West Hartford at the University of St. Joseph. It will be shown live on WFSB-TV. WFSB anchor Dennis House will moderate the event.
Petitioning candidate Joseph Visconti will not be part of the debate.
Later in the week, Malloy and Foley are scheduled to appear Thursday in a debate at the University of Connecticut in Storrs. The event is co-sponsored by the Hartford Courant and will be aired live on WTIC-TV, starting at 7 p.m.
Malloy and Foley have agreed to participate in additional debates before Election Day.