While Frank is concerned with his plummeting approval ratings, Claire sets her sights on being Ambassador to the U.N. and Doug tries to deal with his injuries.
While Frank goes on television in a bid to avoid being de-selected as the Presidential nomination, Claire's Congressional confirmation hearing for the U.N. job doesn't go smoothly.
Frank's powers of persuasion over Russian President Viktor Petrov seem lacking when it comes to his Middle East peace plan. Meanwhile, Doug forces Gavin Orsay to locate a missing person.
With Congress unwilling to fund his America Works program, Frank but look for money elsewhere.
In an attempt to fix the cracks growing in their relationship, Frank and Claire renew their vows.
Having plundered the federal disaster relief budget to fund America Works, a hurricane heading for the Eastern Seaboard causes multiple headaches for Frank.
Claire's peace plan is in shatters after a group of Russian soldiers are apparently killed in an explosion. Meanwhile, Doug is told that Rachel is dead, which causes him to hit the bottle.moreless
Frank makes a deal with Petrov, but Claire is the casualty. Meanwhile, Doug reaches out to his brother.
While the Underwoods gain a mysterious new ally, Francis open negotiations with a Chinese billionaire. Meanwhile, Lucas attempts to expose the Vice President.
While the Underwoods grow closer to the Walkers, Francis and Tusk declare war.
As well as having to deal with Tusk, Francis confronts Linda Vasquez. Meanwhile, Claire becomes a key influence on Tricia Walker.
Tusk engineers a scandal for the Underwoods, which even draws in Freddy.
Having to deal with a military crisis abroad and issues at home, Francis decides to remove the Tusk problem permanently. Meanwhile, Jackie Sharp and Claire have a run-in.
Francis must face being questioned by a Special Prosecutor. Meanwhile, Stamper must face some truths and Remy Danton attempts not to choose sides.
Francis discovers that he has been shut out and Claire finds that she must sacrifice something dear to her. Meanwhile, Stamper attempts to get back on top of things.
With an outraged nation, Francis could have to step down. Meanwhile, Claire experiences the consequences of their actions and Stamper rushes to tie up any loose ends.
Lucas and Carrie are interrogated by the FBI after their shoot-out with Rabbit, while Gordon must come to terms with his wife's betrayal and Deva's shoplifting. Meanwhile, Proctor tries to persuade Rebecca to return and a robbery turns into a dangerous high-speed chase.moreless
Still in the Faroe Islands, Hank, Beck and Laila are uncertain what their fate will be. Hank learns some new information about his parents and the 41 Trust. When Hank's mother tells him the secret she's kept all these years, Hank recognizes that his father is the missing piece to the puzzle. But searching for his father could spell the end for Hank.moreless
Lucas makes a decision that will have dramatic consequences on many people in Banshee.
Carrie tries to escape Rabbit with her family, as he closes in on her and Lucas. Meanwhile, Alex employs one of Proctor's thugs at the casino and Rebecca learns about business from Rebecca.moreless
A robbery at a local market develops in to a hostage situation at the local high school that includes Carrie's daughter, Deva, and the Mayor's wife. Hood is temporarily unavailable since Carrie has taken him away with plans to turn him over to Rabbit in exchange for her freedom.moreless
Hood and his friends Job and Sugar are seen scouting an armored car movements and schedule. Proctor is disappointed that the casino owners inform him they want to exclude him from their operation. The FBI stops by to monitor the Proctor prosecution in the wake of the loss of Weber, the key witness in the investigation. Carrie and Sugar are jumped by a biker gang but Deputy Kelly kills one while breaking it up. The bikers vow revenge and disrupt a town festival and go after Kelly. Hood gets his own revenge on the gang after a tip from Proctor. Key evidence against Proctor then disappears from an evidence locker.moreless
Carrie and the team are called to investigate the death of a high school girl who seemingly committed suicide by throwing herself off a roof. Meanwhile Carrie tries to reconnect with her Aunt Edie, a famous blues singer, who has come to town on business hoping for some clues from her aunt concerning the murder of her sister.moreless