WHO WILL BE THE DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE? - It's the Democratic National Convention and the race to become the Democratic Presidential candidate has narrowed to three candidates: Russell, Baker and Santos. Also, Bartlet must wrestle with the decision to launch the super-secret defense shuttle to rescue the astronauts trapped at the space station and risk national security or let them die. Written by
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This episode received a 2005 Emmy nomination for Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series (Alex Graves). This episode received a 2005 Emmy nomination for Outstanding Single-Camera Sound Mixing for a Series (Gary D. Rogers, Dan Hiland, Patrick Hanson, C.A.S.). See more
In the first act, before any ballots have been taken at the convention, and before Baker declines Russell's VP offer and throws his own hat into the ring for President, a TV news channel can be seen behind Santos with this text: "Who will be the Democratic nominee? Baker gains momentum before third ballot". See more
Sen. Arnold Vinick
Ok, let's go win this thing.
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Written by W.G. Snuffy Walden
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