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Bartlet's Third State of the Union 

While a live TV show is broadcast from the West Wing following the State of the Union, the staff must covertly deal with a hostage situation in Colombia. CJ learns that a special guest at ... See full summary »

Writers:

Aaron Sorkin (created by), Aaron Sorkin (teleplay by) | 2 more credits »

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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
Emily Procter ... Ainsley Hayes
Marlee Matlin ... Joey Lucas
Corbin Bernsen ... Henry Shallick
Tony Plana ... Mickey Troop
Richard Riehle ... Off. Jack Sloan
Kathryn Joosten ... Dolores Landingham
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Storyline

While a live TV show is broadcast from the West Wing following the State of the Union, the staff must covertly deal with a hostage situation in Colombia. CJ learns that a special guest at the state of the union has a black mark on his record that could taint the administration. Ainsley Hayes is afraid to meet the President in person. Written by Taigan

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

TV-14
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 February 2001 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Bartlett stopping to tie his shoe was improvised by Martin Sheen See more »

Goofs

When Charlie interrupts Mrs. Bartlet reviewing the State of the Union on a recording, the last line heard from the speech talks about the "blue ribbon panel". When Charlie leaves and Abby resumes the recording, we hear President Bartlet repeat that same line again even though Abby had not rewound the recording. See more »

Quotes

Abbey Bartlet: Jed, you know what? I'm not your mommy.
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Connections

References The Lone Ranger (1949) See more »

Soundtracks

Blame it on the Bossa Nova
Written by Barry Mann (uncredited) and Cynthia Weil (uncredited)
Performed by Eydie Gormé
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