Olivia's team try to resolve a security breach. Meanwhile, Fitz contemplates ignoring Olivia's advice when his reelection campaign loses momentum; and Adnan and Maya strategize about how to proceed.
Sam and Cat bet they can get the word "Lumpatious" into the dictionary.
Flashbacks reveal more about Olivia's relationship with her father. The White House and Pope & Associates work to clean up the mess they created.
Will receives some bad news about his father. Jim gives Maggie some advice.
When Pierce teams with Donnie to investigate a new brain device that aims to control tremors their alliance is tested when the case turns to murder. Lewicki learns a valuable lesson about dating.moreless
As work tension between Savi and Dominic escalate, Josslyn gets a hard time from Oliver, her new French boss. Meanwhile, April goes on a date with a single parent and Grey's family continue to bring their problems to Karen.moreless
Complications ensue when Castle and Beckett finally try to take Senator Bracken down after finding evidence connecting him to a young woman's murder.
After a governor takes the law into his own hands, the team is prepared to help him. James decides to return to his job as a journalist covering the White House, which piques Cyrus and the President's interest.moreless
The parents of a missing college student seek help from Pope & Associates. David gets help on the Cytron case from an unexpected source. Meanwhile, Mellie proves her political prowess in some tense moments with President Fitzgerald.moreless