The President is torn over forfeiting the principle of diplomatic immunity for an important Middle Eastern official known to be plotting terrorism while Josh duels with his feminist activist/lover over a key welfare reform bill.
Elsewhere: Bartlet is advised not to attend a politically sensitive fundraiser; a chastened Sam nixes ecology-friendly legislation for the Everglades; C.J. gains new respect for her Secret Service bodyguard; Donna is dispatched to North Dakota to represent the administration at a meeting to change the state's name.
original airdate--May 15,2002 rating--15.5 million
music--"West Wing Main Title" by W.G. Snuffy Walden