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Recap / The West Wing S 06 E 01 NSF Thurmont

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The president is trying to invite Chairman Farad of the Palestinians and the Israeli Prime Minister to a peace summit at Camp David while the nation is trying to get him to respond with military force instead.

  • Revenge Before Reason: From where Bartlet is standing, the justice that Congress is calling out for, doesn't sound all that different from revenge.
  • What the Hell, Hero?: Pretty much everyone, from Speaker Haffley, the Joint Chiefs, to Leo, is disagreeing with Bartlet for not responding with military force for an attack that killed two congressmen, a legal aide, and Admiral Fitzwallace. It's pretty much the only time that Leo is getting furious with Bartlet.

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