Although everyone still hopes Mike will somehow wriggle out or blame Paul, he really takes the blame for the mayor's 'mob contract' and leaves politics. His reminiscing team realizes how close they have become over a few years. Mike takes a lobbyist job. Written by
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Michael J. Fox decided to leave the sitcom due to his Parkinson's disease which had worsened and the writers decided to write out Michael J. Fox's character Mike, by having Mike force to resign, by taking the fall for an unknown connection between the Mayor and the mob and giving him a emotional farewell. Instead of ending the sitcom, Michael J. Fox was replaced by Charlie Sheen as Charlie Crawford for the final two seasons and Michael J. Fox made 3 guest roles in the sixth season which saw him getting married. See more
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