Series 5 Episode 7

The President's staff wrangle with the new Speaker of the House over the pending federal budget. Meanwhile, Toby dispatches Joe Quincy to try and persuade the elderly Chief Justice to retire.

7A WF 83429: As the search for Zoey continues, Walken takes a dangerously hard line with the kidnappers

First shown: Tue 20 Jul 2004 | 40 mins

Series 5 Episode 1

The Dogs of War: Walken orders the bombardment of Qumari terrorist camps

First shown: Tue 27 Jul 2004 | 40 mins

Series 5 Episode 2

Jefferson Lives: Bartlet is forced to compromise when it comes to choosing a new Vice President

First shown: Tue 3 Aug 2004 | 42 mins

Series 5 Episode 3

Han: The potential defection of a prominent North Korean pianist concerns Leo

First shown: Tue 10 Aug 2004 | 41 mins

Series 5 Episode 4

Constituency of One: Josh clashes with a conservative senator over a backlog of military promotions

First shown: Tue 17 Aug 2004 | 41 mins

Series 5 Episode 5

Disaster Relief: While Bartlet visits tornado victims, Leo's left to handle several crises in the capital

First shown: Tue 24 Aug 2004 | 41 mins

Series 5 Episode 6

Separation of Powers: Toby dispatches Joe Quincy to try and persuade the elderly Chief Justice to retire

First shown: Tue 31 Aug 2004 | 41 mins

Series 5 Episode 7

Shutdown: A disastrous fiscal crisis looms when the federal government is shut down

First shown: Tue 7 Sep 2004 | 41 mins

Series 5 Episode 8

Abu El Banat: The Bartlet clan gathers for the holiday but a situation in Sudan occupies the President

First shown: Tue 14 Sep 2004 | 42 mins

Series 5 Episode 9

The Stormy Present: Bartlet travels to the funeral of a former President with the two surviving ex-Presidents

First shown: Tue 21 Sep 2004 | 41 mins

Series 5 Episode 10

The Benign Prerogative: Toby joins pollster Joey on a tour to see how the public think of an important speech

First shown: Tue 28 Sep 2004 | 41 mins

Series 5 Episode 11

Slow News Day: Toby's secret mission to reform social security is compromised by a press leak

First shown: Tue 5 Oct 2004 | 42 mins

Series 5 Episode 12

The Warfare of Genghis Khan: A secret nuclear detonation is detected. Bartlet demands an investigation.

First shown: Tue 12 Oct 2004 | 41 mins

Series 5 Episode 13

An Khe: Bartlet dispatches a Navy SEAL team to rescue the crew of a downed military plane

First shown: Tue 19 Oct 2004 | 41 mins

Series 5 Episode 14

Full Disclosure: News that Hoynes is writing a revealing book about the President reaches the West Wing

First shown: Tue 26 Oct 2004 | 41 mins

Series 5 Episode 15

Eppur Si Muove: A Republican representative exposes Ellie's involvement in a controversial medical study

First shown: Tue 2 Nov 2004 | 41 mins

Series 5 Episode 16

The Supremes: The White House team scramble to find a new Supreme Court Justice

First shown: Tue 9 Nov 2004 | 40 mins

Series 5 Episode 17

Access: A documentary crew tailing CJ causes stress when a terrorist situation occurs

First shown: Tue 16 Nov 2004 | 41 mins

Series 5 Episode 18

Talking Points: Josh is troubled to learn that Bartlet has reversed his position on a contentious issue

First shown: Tue 23 Nov 2004 | 42 mins

Series 5 Episode 19

No Exit: An emergency quarantine is imposed on the West Wing when a contamination is detected

First shown: Tue 30 Nov 2004 | 42 mins

Series 5 Episode 20

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