West Wing Martin Sheen Joins Richardson On Campaign Trail

03/28/2008 02:45 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • William Petroski Des Moines Register

The Iowa Caucus campaign already has plenty of real presidential candidates.

Now it's getting a fictional president and another Hollywood celebrity as the politicking heads into the home stretch.

Actor Martin Sheen, who portrayed President Josiah Bartlet in the NBC television drama series "The West Wing," is coming to Iowa on behalf of Democrat Bill Richardson.
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He is scheduled to appear with Richardson at campaign events on Sunday in Des Moines and Fort Dodge, and on Monday in Ames. All three events will be open to the public.

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