The honeymoon is over for John Ross, as Bobby and Sue Ellen try to use the Governor to stop John Ross from becoming just like his father, J.R. - a move that could divide the family forever. Meanwhile, Christopher discovers surprising details about Heather's past. Cliff persuades Elena to try a new tact in her quest for justice, and Judith Ryland and Ann try with varying degrees of success, to get Emma under control.moreless
J.R. and John Ross strike a deal to wrestle control of Ewing Energies away from Bobby and Christopher, while the newly revealed Pamela Rebecca Barnes schemes with John Ross to take half of Christopher's shares as part of her father's revenge against the Ewings. Meanwhile, Harris Ryland's mother Judith proves to be just as ruthless as her son.moreless
Walt assumes a new level of superiority in the business venture. Mike is left to deal with the consequences of his actions.
Skyler considers packing up the kids and leaving. Walt and Jesse's ongoing plan may be foiled by a new team member.
Walt and Jesse become short on cash when they try to cover their tracks. Meanwhile, the DEA has a lead that could get them straight to Walt and Jesse.