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From 'The West Wing' to '24' to 'Veep': TV's Best Politicians

With everyone buzzing about this week's presidential election, we decided to dig into the TV archives and pull out some of our favorite fake elected officials. "Veep's" Selina Meyer (pictured) and "Parks and Rec's" Leslie Knope didn't quite make the cut this year (not enough terms of service under their belts yet), but here are our picks for the best political characters to hold elected office on TV.

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TV's Best Politicians

November 6, 2012

Here are our picks for the best political characters to hold elected office on TV.