President Bartlet refuses to let Speaker of the House Haffley hold him hostage on the budget and allows the government to be shut down.
Did You Know?
Although this episode and the previous one are not viewed as a two-parter, it picks up where the previous one left off, with the last lines of the previous episode appearing as this episode's first. See more
The Speaker of the House says, "Historically, the Commander in Chief's purview is foreign policy." In the Constitution, the term "Commander in Chief" refers to the president's command of the armed forces. The title does not apply to the president in any other context. See more
Okay, but I need some numbers fast... maybe some garlic and a crucifix.
References Days of Our Lives
West Wing Main Title
Written by Pete Anthony
Performed by W.G. Snuffy Walden See more