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The Newsroom Episode: "112th Congress"

Season 1, Episode 3
Episode Synopsis: Will's apology for the lack of integrity in newscasts sets off constant critiques of the Tea Party before the November 2010 midterm elections, but draws the ire of network executives and Atlantis World Media CEO Leona Lansing. Meanwhile, Don confronts Elliot about his analytical skills; Jim helps Maggie during a panic attack; and Mac is unnerved by Will's endless parade of romantic conquests.
Original Air Date: Jul 8, 2012
Guest Cast Tristin Mays: Karaoke Girl Wynn Everett: Tamara Hart Chris Chalk: Gary Cooper Chuma Hunter-Gault: Assistant Director Jon Tenney: Wade Campbell JD Cullum: Frank Guidry Jane Fonda: Leona Lansing David Harbour: Elliot Hirsch Laura Stone: Danielle Charlie Weirauch: Jake Watson Matt Long: Brad Chasty Ballesteros: Tea Deborah Strang: Gloria Hansen Troy Blendell: Kyle Lohman John Walcutt: Greg Towne Adina Porter: Kendra James Phillip Baker Hall: Bryce Delancy Trieu Tran: Joey Phan Chris Messina: Reese Lansing
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Season 1, Episode 3
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Length: 59:00
Aired: 7/8/2012
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Premiered: June 24, 2012, on HBO
Rating: TV-MA
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Premise: A drama set at a fictional cable-news network re-creates actual events to show how they're covered by "News Night" anchor Will McAvoy and his staff.



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