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Mr. Griffin Goes to Washington 

After the toy company is taken over by a tobacco company, Peter is set up as the president and is sent to Washington to lobby against a bill.

Writers:

Seth MacFarlane (created by), Seth MacFarlane (developed by) | 5 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Seth MacFarlane ... Peter Griffin / Brian Griffin / Stewie Griffin / Hipster #2 / Mike Tyson / Kenneth / Co-Worker / Jerry / Student / Writer / Judge / Leprechaun / George Bush / Al Gore / Man / Lawyer #2 (voice)
Alex Borstein ... Lois Griffin / Aunt Bee (voice)
Seth Green ... Chris Griffin / Hipster #1 / El Dorado Parking Employee / Blonde Guy (voice)
Mila Kunis ... Meg Griffin (voice)
Carlos Alazraqui ... Mr. Weed (voice)
Ricky Blitt Ricky Blitt ... Milano's Lawyer
Gary Cole ... Chairman (voice)
Louise DuArt ... (voice) (as Louise Duart)
Olivia Hack ... Various (voice)
Mike Henry ... (voice)
Meredith Scott Lynn ... (voice)
Alyssa Milano ... Alyssa Milano
Brian Doyle-Murray ... (voice) (as Brian Doyle Murray)
Jack Sheldon ... The Bill (voice)
Danny Smith Danny Smith ... Harrison (voice)
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Storyline

When the Happy-Go-Lucky Toy Factory is bought out by a tobacco company, Peter gets promoted to an executive position. Everyone in the family is thrilled with his newfound success until it turns out that his bosses want him to lobby Congress for favorable tobacco legislation. Peter rationalizes his job for a while, but eventually sees the damage it's doing to his family. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Genres:

Animation | Comedy

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Did You Know?

Trivia

Peachtree TV's ad for this episode is the moment where a lobster grabs Peter's eye. The syndicated print's ad covers Meg's eco-boost. See more »

Goofs

George W. Bush appears here as a clean-cut, reasonably-intelligent character. In later seasons he is drawn different and redesigned as a childish idiot. See more »

Quotes

Lois Griffin: Peter, why would they make you president?
Peter Griffin: Probably because I can recite all 50 states in a quarter of a second.
[makes a loud, yelping sound that resembles a dog bark]
Lois Griffin: Peter, that was just a loud yelping noise.
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Connections

Spoofs The Godfather: Part II (1974) See more »

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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 July 2001 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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