Season 1 ends with Elizabeth recalling turning down a job offer by then-CIA Director Dalton that would have changed the course of her life while, at the same time, she confronts Juliet. Elsewhere, Stevie begins a relationship with Harrison, the President's son.moreless
Iranian President Shiraz is coming to Washington to sign a nuclear treaty. AS Elizabeth prepares for the visit, she must deal with a massive protest in response to Iran's plans to stone a gay citizen to death. Also, Elizabeth visits a psychologist for help in dealing with her PTSD.moreless
Elizabeth works with President Dalton to solve the Greek debt crisis, but not everyone in Washington finds the fruits of their collaboration pleasing. Meanwhile, Henry has a new job offer to consider and Stevie reignites a friendship with the president's son.moreless
A congressman is taken hostage while attempting to negotiate with the leader of a doomsday cult in Bolivia; Elizabeth and Henry are introduced to Stevie's much older boyfriend.
Elizabeth struggles to hold herself together emotionally following the attack in Iran. At the same time, she's working to prevent an ecological disaster in the Amazon and preparing for a national television appearance on "Face the Nation." Meanwhile, at home, she and Henry disagree about the level of protection Jason should receive at his new school.moreless
Elizabeth secretly travels to Iran in an attempt to thwart a coup that could impact President Dalton's administration. She also updates her staff on the investigation into Marsh's death.
Elizabeth travels to Turkey to mend political relations after the Turkish government releases a video that could be damaging to the CIA. Back at home, Jason faces expulsion as punishment for punching a bully at school.moreless
Elizabeth hires a special consultant after being humiliated at a nationally televised public budget hearing. The source of the problem is corruption in the Department's microloan program, something her entire staff missed. Meanwhile, the investigation into Elizabeth's predecessor, Vincent Marsh, continues and Stevie makes a decision about her future.moreless
Henry's father arrives for a visit; at the same time, Elizabeth pushes to prosecute a Bahraini diplomat after he is caught holding a maid hostage in his home.
A work crisis interferes with Elizabeth's plans to celebrate her 25th wedding anniversary, with Henry in New York City, when political issues arise around the case of a Mexican cartel smuggler who killed a Texas state trooper. Meanwhile, Jason injures himself while under Blake's watch.moreless
The State Department goes on lockdown due to a deranged gunman outside of the building; and Elizabeth ends up confined with a delegation from Iraq, including a translator who threatens to reveal damaging information about her actions while in the CIA. Meanwhile, Matt finds himself stuck in an office, and in an awkward situation, with Daisy's fiance, Win.moreless
Elizabeth is working to successfully broker a peace treaty between China and Japan when a Chinese student seeking political asylum threatens the deal. At home, tensions break out between Alison and Stevie during Alison's sleepover party.moreless
Rachel makes her Broadway debut in "Funny Girl."
The New Directions tackle an assignment, meaning the songs as well as groups that everyone is too embarrassed to admit that they love.
Jessica Barnes, the daughter of wealthy parents, enters rehab for drug abuse. While there, she turns 18 and, against doctor's orders, leaves to join a farming commune. She also begins to withdraw large sums of money from her six-figure trust fund, giving it to the farm's leader. Stark & Rowan intervene to end the flow of funds and to get her out of the commune. Meanwhile, Martina confronts Tommy about rumors that he helped her get her job.moreless
Nolan and Martina take the case of Ed Koneke, whose young daughter became sick from carbon ethylene in the groundwater. A subsequent class action lawsuit against a local chemical plant is going nowhere and Ed can no longer afford the medical bills. But when Ed takes an off-hand remark by Martina literally and punches the chemical company's CEO in the face, he finds himself on trial for assault while Martina is called as a witness for the prosecution.moreless
Blaine and Brittany fight for the Student Council Presidency. Meanwhile Kurt gets his dream job.
It is Graduation day at McKinley High and bittersweet time for The New Directions.
Blaine's older brother Cooper (guest star Matt Bomer), visits Lima and gives a class to the New Directions. The Glee Club does senior ditch day at Six Flags. Quinn's fate is revealed.
Samurai Apocalypse runs into a lyrical roadblock with his protege and turns to Hank for help. Hank joins up with Kali and writes a song that takes him back in time to a simpler time when he, Karen, and Charlie were happier. But Hank has to face reality when Karen shows up at his door, worried that she made a mistake.moreless
Will wants to propose to Emma. Sam joins the McKinley Synchronized Swim Team to win back Mercedes. Becky has a crush on Artie and Finn learns more about his father.
Sue starts a dirty campaign against Burt and the competition between New Directions and the Trouble Tones gets nasty.
The third season kicks off with Will assigning the glee clubbers a new project which will help them get back on track after losing at nationals last year. Sue sets off a new project as well: running for office in a congressional campaign with a focus on getting arts out of schools.moreless