The staff is hunkered down in the Bartlets' hometown of Manchester, N.H., where they work with political consultants Bruno, Doug and Connie on the president's official announcement that he'll be seeking a second term; meanwhile, they all lament various W.H. events of the previous four weeks, including a huge strategic mistake by Josh, a pivotal FDA announcement scheduled for the same day as the president's speech, an ongoing battle between then president and first lady, and a major press room gaffe by C.J.
Did You Know?
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is not an "independent agency," as is stated by CJ (Allison Janney
) at the beginning of the episode. Rather, it is an executive agency within the Department of Health and Human Services, itself a cabinet-level agency. Josh (Bradley Whitford
) clarifies this in Part II of the episode. See more
The Air Force One pilot mentions their destination as being Pease Air Force Base (AFB). This base was transferred to the New Hampshire Air National Guard in 1988 however, and is since called Pease ANGB. See more
[after Charlie beats him at a game of pool without Toby picking up his cue
Nice game. It was fun to watch.
References The Oprah Winfrey Show
Evolution, Revolution, Love
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