Season 5, Episode 17 The Supremes

First Aired: March 24, 2004

Glenn Close guest stars as a federal judge whom Josh is pushing to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant by the sudden death of a conservative justice. Trouble is, she's too liberal to be confirmed (and she has a poetically just skeleton in her closet). Meanwhile, Andy Wyatt is joining a congressional fact-finding mission to the Middle East that troubles the White House. Chief Justice Ashland: Milo O'Shea. Bradford Shelton: Robert Picardo. Christopher Mulready: William Fichtner.

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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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