Season 1, Episode 4 Five Votes Down

First Aired: October 13, 1999

While staff members strive to regain five crucial votes on a gun bill, Leo (John Spencer) is told by his wife (Sara Botsford) that their marriage is in trouble. Hoynes: Tim Matheson. Christopher Wick: Jay Underwood. Tillinghouse: Michael McGuire. Charlie: Dule Hill. Bartlet: Martin Sheen. Sam: Rob Lowe.

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  • Premiered: September 22, 1999
  • Rating: TV-14
  • Premise: The celebrated ensemble drama following a U.S. president and his staff as they set public policy and face personal problems in a `parallel universe' (as one of the series' executive producers called it) that can be remarkably similar to the real one. An Em… (more)

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