- Writers: Robert Cochran, Joel Surnow
- Stars: Kiefer Sutherland, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Carlos Bernard, Dennis Haysbert
On the day of the California Presidential Primary, between 9:00 PM and 10:00 AM, Jack proposes his trade for Alexis, and Victor and Andre contact Mason, who claims that does not have authority to negotiate. Chappelle considers Jack expendable and leaves him on his own. However Nina calls David Palmer and the senator presses the ambitious Mason, promising a position in Washington after the election. Mason swaps Alexis, but Drazen's men find the tracker. Pattty flirts with David Palmer during the celebration and following orders of Sherry. Teri does not know that Kim has been recaptured by Drazen's men.