Selena and her staff attempt to cope with a full-blown crisis.
While Dan tries to play both sides of the Selina/Danny Chung rivalry, the VP continues her plan.
During an interview with Janet Ryland, Selina is thrown by a 'gotcha' question, when she was just expecting a puff-piece.
With a budget deal with Congress unable to be agreed, the Federal government is shutdown, leading to Selina having to furlough some of her staff. Meanwhile, Danny Chung takes advantage of the situation, Selina’s ex-husband is the victim of a damaging leak and Jonah and Gary must perform an emergency trash retrieval.moreless
Important budget negotiations have to be cancelled due to an allergic reaction, while Gary and Amy are concerned when Selina starts to see her ex-husband.
While Dan attempts to learn how to charm the media and Ben argues with Kent over new intelligence, Selina finalizes a trade deal in Helsinki.
Selina's attempts to keep her staff happy are not helped when the White House releases an unflattering photograph. Meanwhile, Sue has an interview for a new job, Jonah gets awarded an executive parking space and Kent bonds with Mike.moreless
While Sue is called to give evidence at a Congressional hearing, the Secretary of Defense and the Vice President lock horns at a Marine Corps base.
Selina travels to North Carolina and attends a pig roast and Dan decides to change his exercise regime by starting pilates.
While the Vice President's staff concentrate on changes in their personal lives, Selina sees a way to increase her influence.
Jeremy finally agrees to leave the flat and move in with Super hans. Mark employs a decorator, Andy, to repaint the kitchen, and Jeremy helps out by giving him free ‘life-coaching’ advice. Meanwhile, Mark enrolls on a business studies evening course...moreless
As the enquiry fallout continues, the Home Office cut police numbers and blame enormous queues at police stations on DoSAC. Meanwhile, Malcolm sends Dan Miller to the local police station in order to make the government look incompetent .moreless
Now that an inquiry has been set-up to look into the suicide of a nurse after his flat was sold off, the government, opposition and civil service have a questions to answer.
When the plan to sell key-worker housing goes awry, both Peter Mannion and Nicola Murray must strive to avoid scandal, whilst vigorously pointing the finger of blame at one another.
Malcolm sees an opportunity to continue his plan to replace Nicola with Dan Miller as Leader when she is stuck on a train to Bradford. Unfortunately he is missing accomplices as Olly's burst appendix has him in hospital and Ben Swain will want more than chocolate for going along with the scheme. When Nicola discovers what's happening, she must try to control the situation from a standard class seat, right in front of the media.moreless
Peter Mannion is forced to spend his Easter weekend 'imagineering' with at a 'Thought Camp', being run by Stewart Pearson. With phones, and iPads being banned from the event, chaos ensues when an unexpected news story breaks.moreless
As the new Leader of Her Majesty's Opposition, former DOSAC Secretary Nicola Murray wants to concentrate on practising walking for laying the poppy reef at the Cenotaph. Unfortunately, what with being accosted by an 8 foot pork chop and her new aide, Helen, being photographed with embarrassing discussion notes, this is proving difficult.moreless
The General election has been and gone and it's all change at Number Ten. Peter Mannion is now the Conservative Secretary of State for Social Affairs in a coalition government and must launch one of his coalition partner's policies. Meanwhile, Terri attempts to get on the redundancy list.moreless
The Veep travels to Ohio to make an endorsement to a would-be governor; Suddenly the candidate changes his mind and doesn't want Selena endorsing him anymore; Dan might have to go to a congressional hearing about the McCally Amendment; Amy & Mike utilize Selena's vulnerable side.moreless
Turmoil is in the air as changes to personnel cause issues; A decision is made by Selina to make a lot of the files public; Dan and Selina kill the Clean Jobs Bill and someone might get fired.moreless
Selina attends an event at Camden Yards with Amy and divulges a top secret to her.
Selina can't stop thinking about the nicknames people use for her in Washington.
Selina is suspicious of war hero, Governor Danny Chung.
Selina keeps a low profile during her 20th anniversary in Washington, D.C. Her daughter visits from college.
The Veep's office gets some good news. Selina takes advantage of the President being away to meet voters and work on filibuster reform.
Selina Meyer is the Vice President of the United States. She and her staff are still finding their way in DC and the new job. She takes up a pet project, which requires her staff to unleash damage control.moreless
Despite never having read a book Jeremy hosts a book group at his and Mark's flat to impress Zahra. Mark, meanwhile, is worried he isn't satisfying Dobby in the bedroom.