The Simpsons (1989– )

Mr. Spritz Goes to Washington 

The family makes Krusty run for Congress because of air traffic being redirected to fly dangerously close to their house.



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Episode cast overview:
Homer Simpson / Louie / Mayor Quimby / Grampa Simpson / Krusty the Clown / Rich Texan / Sideshow Mel / Larry Fine / John Armstrong / Elderly Congressman / Currency Committee Member 1 / Janitor (voice)
Marge Simpson (voice)
Lisa Simpson (voice)
Professor Frink / Legs / Apu Nahasapeemapetilon / Bumblebee Man / Cletus Spuckler / Moe Szyslak / Moe Howard / Airport Official / Jet Pilot / Fox News Anchor / Krusty Campaign Commercial Singer / Beauregard / Currency Committee Member 2 / Congressman / Sgt. at Arms (voice)
Charles Montgomery Burns / Dr. Hibbert / Bob Dole / Rainier Wolfcastle / Ned Flanders / Kent Brockman / 'Three Stooges' Announcer / Curly IV / Horace Wilcox / Channel 6 Announcer / Currency Committee Chairman / Committee Chariman Hayes / Speaker of the House (voice)
Fat Tony (voice)
Karl Wiedergott ...
Various (voice)


Plagued by low-flying aircraft shattering their peace because their house is in a flight path,the Simpsons persuade Krusty to become a congress -man and pass a bill to get the flight path moved. Krusty is willing but lacks confidence and,even after Lisa's campaign has had him successfully elected he is used as a skivvy by other congress-men so that the Simpsons resort to blackmail to achieve their aim. Written by don @ minifie-1

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9 March 2003 (USA)  »

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Did You Know?


After Kent Brockman announces that Krusty has won the election, Krusty states that he is a senator. Lisa corrects him by stating that he is actually a "congressman". However Lisa's statement is misleading. Congress is both houses of the US federal legislature. Members of the Senate are called "senators" and members of the House of Representatives, to which Krusty has just been elected, are called "representatives". Both senators and representatives are members of congress and therefore congressmen/women. However, US representatives are often referred to as "Congress(wo)man." i.e. Congressman Andre Carson, Congresswoman Susan Brooks. See more »


Krusty the Clown: Look at this list of words they wont let me say on the air.
Bart Simpson: Oh, all the good ones. Hmm, I never even heard of number nine.
Krusty the Clown: It's doing thirteen while she's elevening your five.
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References Frankenstein (1931) See more »


Bad Moon Rising
Written by John Fogerty
Performed by Dan Castellaneta
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