The West Wing

Season 2 Episode 8

Shibboleth

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Aired Wednesday 9:00 PM Nov 22, 2000 on NBC
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Toby encourages the President to appoint Leo's controversial sister to a national education post, against Leo's objections; Bartlet must decide what the do with 83 Chinese citizens who stowed away on a freighter ship and seek asylum on the grounds of religious persecution; CJ has to decide which one of two turkeys the President should "pardon" but then tries to save the other from the chopping block; Charlie is tasked with buying the President a new carving knife which is not as easy as it sounds.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

Rob Lowe

Rob Lowe

Sam Seaborn (Episodes 1-84)

Richard Schiff

Richard Schiff

Toby Ziegler

John Spencer

John Spencer

Leo McGarry

F. William Parker

F. William Parker

Al Caldwell

Guest Star

Annie Corley

Annie Corley

Mary Marsh

Guest Star

Deborah Hedwall

Deborah Hedwall

Josephine McGarry

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Melissa Fitzgerald

Melissa Fitzgerald

Carol Fitzpatrick

Recurring Role

Kathryn Joosten

Kathryn Joosten

Delores Landingham

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Nicole Robinson

Nicole Robinson

Margaret

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