The West Wing (1999–2006)
9.0/10
611
0 user 1 critic

18th and Potomac 

With hypothetical polling numbers showing them it will be political suicide, staffers prepare to announce the President's condition. As they do, a military crisis flares up in Haiti and ... See full summary »

Director:

Robert Berlinger

Writers:

Aaron Sorkin (created by), Aaron Sorkin (teleplay by) | 1 more credit »
Reviews

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Prime Video

ON DISC

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Rob Lowe ... Sam Seaborn
Dulé Hill ... Charlie Young
Allison Janney ... C.J. Cregg
Janel Moloney ... Donna Moss
Richard Schiff ... Toby Ziegler
John Spencer ... Leo McGarry
Bradley Whitford ... Josh Lyman
Martin Sheen ... Jed Bartlet
Stockard Channing ... Abbey Bartlet
Oliver Platt ... White House Counsel Oliver Babish
Marlee Matlin ... Joey Lucas
Anna Deavere Smith ... Nancy McNally
John Rubinstein ... Sen. Andy Ritter, D
Peter Michael Goetz ... Paul Hackett
Richard McGonagle ... Sen. Warren, D
Edit

Storyline

With hypothetical polling numbers showing them it will be political suicide, staffers prepare to announce the President's condition. As they do, a military crisis flares up in Haiti and Josh faces off against two senators who are against the Government's tobacco industry suit. But as badly as the day seems to be going, a tragedy will come from a car wreck at 18th and Potomac that will affect everything. Written by timdalton007

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

number in title | See All (1) »

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

TV-14
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Release Date:

9 May 2001 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Pump Action Shotguns aside, the Marines would not be armed with M-14s. The M-14 was replaced as the standard individual weapon by the M-16 in the early '70s. See more »

Goofs

"Carrefour" is not French for "square" as a public meeting place. The correct translation of "Liberty Square" would be "Place de la Liberté", neither of which exist in Port-au-Prince. See more »

Quotes

Abbey Bartlet: Oh, Oliver. Do you know what peripheral neuropathy indicates?
Oliver Babish: No, but I don't really care that much.
See more »

Connections

References Dateline NBC (1992) See more »

Soundtracks

West Wing Main Title
(uncredited)
Written by W.G. Snuffy Walden
Performed by Pete Anthony
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed