‘West Wing’ cast reunites for video backing Michigan Supreme Court justice’s 2020 campaign
Detroit Free Press, October 24, 2020 — Two presidents of the United States and their high-powered aides are starring in a new video that supports the reelection of a Michigan judge.
The fact that they’re not actual White House figures, but only played them on TV, doesn’t make the endorsement any less impressive. In fact, some might argue that the cast of “The West Wing” has more clout than most politicians.
Bridget Mary McCormack, the state’s Supreme Court chief justice, got a campaign boost Friday from a YouTube video that begins with comments from Martin Sheen, who played President Jed Bartlet on the Emmy-winning political drama that ran from 1999 to 2006 on NBC. [READ FULL ARTICLE]