Benson Season 3
Benson Season 3
First Air Date: November 06, 1981
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3x22 Black Tuesday (May 14, 1982)
The Governor's campaign comes to a hectic close and the election results show that he has lost.
3x21 The Lumber Mill (May 07, 1982)
After visiting his old Lumber Mill, the Governor decides to run for re-election as an independant.
3x20 The Party's Over (April 30, 1982)
The Governor learns a lot about dirty politics when his party won't support his renomination.
3x19 Teed Off (April 02, 1982)
Benson, the Governor, Clayton, and Pete are at each others throats after playing a round of golf together.
3x18 In the Red (March 26, 1982)
Pete and Benson are captured by guerrillas when they visit an island.
3x17 Pete the Hero (March 19, 1982)
Pete Begs Benson to borrow his car and when Benson finally let him, Pete comes back with the car totaled. Pete stopped a van with a couple of armed robbers using Benson's car. Everything looks great for Pete on account of his good deed, but nothing looks good for Benson who is not only out of a car, but who's insurance will not even pay for the damages. Finally, it's up to Pete, Benson, and a televised conference which may give Benson a chance to broadcast his way into coverage for his totaled car.
3x16 Getting Even (March 12, 1982)
When a wealthy investor seeks sexual favors from Denise more than contributing to the state, Benson steps in by pretending that Denise was murdered by the man himself and a big ""witness"" act is brought up which eventually puts fear into the man.
3x15 Clayton's Condo (March 05, 1982)
Clayton ends up buying into an apartment building and at the same time Benson tries to get the landlord to fix the problems in his apartment. Benson also learns that the apartment complex that he lives in, is the apartment building Clayton just bought, so when Benson asks Clayton what he should do to take measures against a landlord, Clayton gives Benson the ammunition that would soon turn against his new landlord. Suddenly, Benson and Clayton threaten each other with lawsuits and when Clayton decides to tear it down, he learns that the complex is historical and comes to terms that Benson and the tennants won and that it would be a goldmine to keep running.
3x14 Katie's Romance (February 26, 1982)
Katie starts to have romantic feelings for Pete after he accompanies her to a gymnastics meet.
3x13 Street Gangs (February 19, 1982)
Benson tries to help a street gang stay out of trouble by trying to bid for a job in the city which requires a government contract.
3x12 Wild Irish Rose (February 12, 1982)
The former Governor Mulligan pays his successor a visit. He intoroduces his hot niece Rose to the astonished present. Clayton is striked by her beauty and tries to ingratiate himself with her.
3x11 Kraus's Deadly Mistake (February 05, 1982)
Kraus tries to live life to the absolute fullest after she gets the idea that she only has 6 months to live.
3x10 Stocks & Options (January 22, 1982)
Benson accepts some stock from Pete as a debt payment. He tells Denise this information and tells her not to tell anyone. She accidentally slips and tells Gretchen and Clayton and they invest in the stock too. Unfortunately when Pete gets the idea that his stock went up, he buys back the stock from Benson and Clayton and Kraus get an unfortunate end of the deal. The stock they bought was in a rubber ball factory, but they thought they were buying in a satellite investment.
3x09 Kraus Falls in Love (January 15, 1982)
Kraus falls in love with a man who is ineligible for her.
3x08 Once in a Blue Moon (January 08, 1982)
Clayton is assaulted and Benson approves of tighter security at his expense. Meanwhile a ""being"" is claiming that starships are coming.
3x07 Rainbow's End (December 25, 1981)
While Benson learns that his old flame (Rosalind Cash) is confined to a wheelchair, Clayton is trying to celebrate his birthday.
3x06 Stress (December 18, 1981)
The Governor hold an encounter session with the staff.
3x05 The Lobbyist (December 11, 1981)
Benson's lobbyist girlfriend approaches Benson with a project he approves, but the project bring Benson a bunch of charges of corruption.
3x04 Double Exposure (December 04, 1981)
Benson must help an FBI agent uncover a bribe scandal, but as the job becomes more complicated, the Attourney office jumps in to accuse the corrupt politicians.
3x03 Sit-In (November 27, 1981)
In Benson's office, a conductor holds a concert in protest. He would like to point out the musician's plight with the culture's subsides. Meanwhile Mary has her last working day with Benson.
3x02 The Grass Ain't Greener (November 13, 1981)
Benson goes undercover to investigate conditions in a Prison.
3x01 Benson's Appointment (November 06, 1981)
The Governor tries to work out the struggles to make Benson the State Budget Director.