C.J.'s first day as Chief of Staff gives her a new appreciation for Leo's skill in the role. While struggling to keep up with her hectic schedule, she must handle the sudden appearance of abandoned Soviet nuclear material, counter political maneuvering within the Cabinet, and assert her authority with the staff and the President. Toby conducts a press briefing after which C.J. orders him to quickly find someone to fill the role permanently. The Democratic Party enlists Josh's help to talk Congressman Matt Santos out of taking an early retirement. Written by
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The representative from the Republic of Georgia refers to "President Rustaveli." Shota Rustaveli (1172-1216) is the author of Georgia's national epic, 'The Knight in the Panther Skin'. See more
When Donna and Toby are about to interview the first person for Press Secretary, a crew member is visible just after the person opening the door clears the frame on the right side of the screen. He is kneeling with a boom microphone extending towards Donna and Toby. See more
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Written by W.G. Snuffy Walden
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