A low-level Cabinet member becomes President of the United States after a catastrophic attack kills everyone above him in the Presidential line of succession.
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President Tom Kirkman as used the term "Damn it" 2 times in the first 5 episodes of Designated Survivor. That was a go to line for Jack Bauer in every season of 24. See more
Mike, please, just tell us what you know.
Capitol's been attacked. Congress, Cabinet... Eagle is gone. Sir, you are now the President of the United States.