The West Wing

Season 1 Episode 3

A Proportional Response

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Aired Wednesday 9:00 PM Oct 06, 1999 on NBC
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Still seething over the downing of an American jet, a vengeful President Bartlet overrules the joint chiefs' plan for a "proportional" military strike. While Leo and other advisers try to cool off POTUS, C.J.scolds a wayward Sam over his potentially explosive private crusade with Laurie. In other news, Josh hires Charlie as a personal aide to the President.moreless

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Martin Sheen

Martin Sheen

President Jed Bartlet

Dule Hill

Dule Hill

Charlie Young

Allison Janney

Allison Janney

Claudia Jean "C.J." Cregg

Moira Kelly

Moira Kelly

Mandy Hampton (Episodes 1-22)

Rob Lowe

Rob Lowe

Sam Seaborn (Episodes 1-84)

Richard Schiff

Richard Schiff

Toby Ziegler

Jack Montoya

Jack Montoya

Floor Manager

Guest Star

Chad McKnight

Chad McKnight

Staffer #2

Guest Star

Rose Rollins

Rose Rollins

Suzanne

Guest Star

Timothy Busfield

Timothy Busfield

Danny Concannon

Recurring Role

Renée Estevez

Renée Estevez

Nancy

Recurring Role

Kathryn Joosten

Kathryn Joosten

Delores Landingham

Recurring Role

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