It was suggested in The Portland Trip that he attended the University of Michigan.
This was particularly ironic, because Mc Garry had earlier repeatedly insisted that Santos drop out of the race for the sake of party unity.
During the ensuing campaign, the press and others tended to refer to Mc Garry as "Mr.
After serving one term as Secretary of Labor from 1991 until 1995, Leo went to New Hampshire in 1997 to persuade Governor Josiah Bartlet, an old friend, to run for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination. Eventually, Governor Bartlet, who was considered an insurgent candidate by the media, defeated Senator John Hoynes of Texas (whom Leo picked as Bartlet's vice presidential nominee to balance the ticket) for the nomination and went on to win the presidency.
Having so persuaded Bartlet, Leo became his campaign manager, dubbing the campaign "Bartlet For America" and hiring such top political talent as Josh Lyman, Toby Ziegler, C. As President Bartlet's Chief of Staff and top advisor, Leo had an office adjacent to the Oval Office and sat in with the President in the Situation Room.
It is also implied that Leo has a law degree, as in And It's Surely to Their Credit he told Josh Lyman that if he was going to go ahead with the lawsuit of the Ku Klux Klan that he, Sam, and Toby would take a leave of absence and join Josh's legal team. He later returned to work after Bartlet's last State of the Union Address in his new role as Senior Counselor to the President.
In season six, Mc Garry had a heart attack outside Camp David, leading to his replacement by C. He stated that he would not work in any presidential campaign to succeed Bartlet.Vice President-Elect Mc Garry was buried at Arlington National Cemetery.Though Mc Garry was not seen again onscreen (in flashback or otherwise) after his death, his presence (and lack thereof) is felt in the final episodes of the series, most prolifically in the series finale when his daughter presented a gift to President Bartlet that she found in Leo's possessions.This was also true of Cheney when he was selected to be Bush's running-mate, as he too lacked experience in these areas while Cheney served as Secretary of Defense in the administration of George H. Leo Ku Kui-kei, a Hong Kong-based pop star, told a local radio station the couple hid with friends under a gambling table in a casino not far from where a lone gunman shot dead at least 59 people and wounded more than 500.Both were former Cabinet Secretaries and White House Chiefs of Staff, and both are older and considered more experienced than their respective running-mates.